9-10 October 2014| Florence Italy
The largest ICT conference in Europe, ICT Proposer's Day 2014, was held in Florence, Italy. The event had more visitors than any other event under the Italian Presidency of the Council of the European Union. Thousands of representatives from the ICT sector participated, including EU officials, prominent ICT scientists, junior researchers and students. Also taking place were more than 3,000 face-to-face meetings.
ICT PD 2014 was dedicated to current and future representatives of the ICT sector, and participants of research and development and innovation programmes. European ICT policy issues were discussed, insights and future visions shared, and connections for co-operation in information and communications technology business, research, and innovation were sought. The reports covered broadband Internet, cybersecurity, nanomaterials, cloud computing, and human brain structure programming.
It was a unique networking opportunity for RTEL to build partnerships and projects targeting the new Information and Communication Technologies Work Programme for Horizon 2020.