ESOF News

2015

Integrating the Internet of Things into our Cities

As more and more of our everyday objects become interactive, more technologically advanced and capture more data, we need to find a way to utilise this data for our benefit. The Internet of Things promises to do just that, and now this technology is being implemented in our city regions to make them better places to live and work.

When the Champion met the President

For three days during October, President Xi Jinping of the People's Republic of China visited the UK to meet state, political and business leaders and to see the country that is increasing its ties with his country. On his final day, he visited Manchester, the home of ESOF 2016.

Research and Innovation in Europe

Research and innovation in Europe are critical to the stability of the economy and ensuring that there is enough growth to accommodate new jobs and create competitiveness between companies, ultimately resulting in a better outcome for the end user.

 

Developing the EuroScience Open Forum 2016

With just over a year to go until ESOF 2016, the Delivery Team, Committees and partners are working hard to produce a fantastic conference.

NEW EVENT: 'Addictions: Regulating Risk' - 17 - 18 June 2015 with Scicom

Scicom are hosting the 'Addictions: Regulating Risk' meeting on 17 - 18 June 2015 in Brussels. 

New - Calls for submissions - Science to Business and Careers Programmes

Two new calls have just announced for the Careers and Science to Business Track.

EXTENDED - deadline for submission for Science Call - 15 June

The deadline for submissions for the Science Programme has been extended for an additional two weeks.

Read the ESOF 2016 newsletter edition #2

The second edition of the ESOF 2016 newsletter is now available.

A personal perspective from the ESOF 2016 Co-Champion

ESOF Co-Champion Professor Luke Georghiou - Vice-President for Research and Innovation at the University of Manchester, takes time out to share his thoughts on the developing Science Programme for ESOF 2016.  

PRESS BRIEFING: EuroScience Open Forum (ESOF) 2016

On Friday, 13th February at 3:00 p.m. the EuroScience Open Forum (ESOF) 2016 will, during a press briefing, unveil the themes for next year’s event in Manchester, UK and announce details of the call for scientific session proposals. The briefing will be held at the AAAS Annual Meeting in San Jose, California.