R&D for digital and sustainable societies

569 views
530 views

Published on

European Forum "Sharing initiatives for a green and connected city" - 27 May 2008 - Committee of the Regions, Brussels

Published in: Economy & Finance, Technology
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total views
569
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
10
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
0
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

R&D for digital and sustainable societies

  1. 1. Consolidated partnership for TIC21 : ACIDD-AREE Goal : « CLUB of VALENCIENNES »
  2. 2. CLUB of VALENCIENNES: An international academic & scientific platform, focussed on ICT, Communication, Media & Sustainable Development part of the TIC21 Agenda
  3. 3. History: '05 & '06: Economic Forum TIC21 400 actors in ICT & SD '07 (pilot): International & Scientific dimension 15 delegations
  4. 4. Future: '08 : Launching of the Club (part of Valenciennes' excellence in SD)‏ during TIC21 International (Economic) Forum 23 th & 24 th of October
  5. 5. <ul><li>Why? </li></ul><ul><li>Respond to obvious needs : </li></ul><ul><li>Climate changes require immediate actions </li></ul><ul><li>ICT-sector is growing & promising </li></ul><ul><li>ICT is part of the problem (energy-use, waste)‏ </li></ul><ul><li>Training-offer lacks for coherent SD-knowledge </li></ul><ul><li>Globalisation generates ethical issues </li></ul><ul><li>ICT means culture, opens up territories, ... </li></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Stimulate reflection, creation of think-thank </li></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>CIP-PSP, FP7 (sustainable networking)‏ </li></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Strategic local & (inter)regional proposals </li></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Participation in (carry out) events </li></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul>Example : INETI-Portugal How? Innovative R&D-solutions for today's and tomorrow's societal issues (ecology, mobility, housing, work, governance, training, waste-treatment, and recycling , territorial development (connected green cities), ...
  7. 7. <ul><li>Key-words: </li></ul><ul><li>Global challenge of climate changes / CO 2 </li></ul><ul><li>R&D for digital & sustainable societies </li></ul><ul><li>Low carbon economy (ICT for energy efficiency)‏ </li></ul><ul><li>Cross-cultural awareness & competencies </li></ul><ul><li>Transversal approaches & exchanges </li></ul><ul><li>Common understanding of SD </li></ul><ul><li>Underline importance of local authorities </li></ul>
  8. 8. Contact ACIDD & TIC21 Initiators Chairman: [email_address] + 33 613 60 49 44 Project Manager: [email_address] + 33 686 17 59 18 AREE & TIC21 Delegation Northern France + International R&D (forum)‏ Chairman: [email_address] + 33 680 93 85 10 Scientific Club: [email_address] + 33 666 19 52 15

×