A conference on "Start-ups and spin-offs funding – Public and private policies" will be held on Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 at the Embassy of France in Berlin. The aim of this conference is to present the best practices implemented in France and Germany in this sector. Thus, the conference will bring together representatives of national and European institutions, as well as companies.
This conference, which will take place from 10:00 am to 7:30pm, includes keynotes given by high level speakers, among them:12.09.2014 | Read more
Following an invitation of the marine geologists from the Leibniz Institute for Baltic Sea Research around 100 scientists out of all Baltic Sea countries will meet from September 9 to 11 at the BALTIC 2014, the 12th Colloquium on Baltic Sea Marine Geology, to exchange their latest results and to discuss new insights.
The focus of the in total 48 oral presentations is set on the Baltic Sea and its postglacial development. With a broad range of geological methods applied, a...03.09.2014 | Read more
Open Identity Summit 2014 focuses on identity management, cloud computing and data protection.
In the age of big data, industry 4.0 and cloud computing, IT security for enterprises and consumers is growing ever more important.27.08.2014 | Read more
Over 500 scientists are attracted to the University of Göttingen for the international Bernstein Conference 2014 – Presentation of the Bernstein Award 2014 and the Valentino Braitenberg Award 2014 – For the public: demonstrations of humanoid robot ARMAR III and lecture on the problem of human concsciousness
From September 3rd until 5th, 2014, the international Bernstein Conference 2014 will be held at Georg-August-Universität Göttingen.27.08.2014 | Read more
Zellen, Gene, Moleküle oder deren Teile weisen in Blut, Speichel, Urin oder Stuhlproben auf Krankheiten hin. Für die Behandlung von Darmerkrankungen werden diese sogenannten Biomarker in den nächsten Jahren immer wichtiger.
Denn deren Erforschung und Entwicklung ermöglicht, dass Labortests Krankheiten des Darmtrakts noch genauer identifizieren, so dass Ärzte noch zielgerichteter...21.08.2014 | Read more
Whether you are in the rain forest or in the crowded streets of Bangladesh: Mathematics and computer science do not know any boundaries or social barriers.
Both have become popular and eminently respectable fields of study in emerging economic regions as well as in developing countries. But what do you do if you...20.08.2014 | Read more
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The new multi-megawatt wind energy converters (WECs) make very high demands on subsoil bearing capacity and on wind turbine foundations.13.08.2014 | Read more
Last chance to benefit from Early Bird Registration
Register now (before 14 August 2014) to the international conference on “Challenges for Consumer Research and Consumer Policy in Europe”, September 29-30 2014...07.08.2014 | Read more
With thirty days to go and almost 2500 registered participants, the final preparations for the FEBS-EMBO 2014 Conference are well underway.
The event, a joint venture between the Federation of European Biochemical Societies (FEBS), EMBO, and the French Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology...29.07.2014 | Read more
For the ninth time, the international wood-based materials branch will meet up in Hanover. From the 8th to the 10th of October, 2014 the Fraunhofer Institute for Wood Research WKI and the European Panel Federation EPF are organizing the 9th European Wood-Based Panel Symposium. They are thereby being supported by the International Association for Technical Issues Related to Wood (iVTH) and Sasol Wax.
In a total of 23 specialist presentations, international speakers will present new results on the subjects of “Raw materials”, “Environment and health” and...24.07.2014 | Read more
Thanks to their asymmetrical form, the slipper-shaped microorganisms can swim to the surface of the water under their own steam
The ability to swim upwards – towards the sun and food supplies – is vital for many aquatic microorganisms. Exactly how they are able to differentiate between...
Chemical bond between a superheavy element and a carbon atom established for the first time / New vistas for studying effects of Einstein's relativity on the structure of the periodic table
An international collaboration led by research groups from Mainz and Darmstadt, Germany, has achieved the synthesis of a new class of chemical compounds for...
Siemens is equipping electric cars with completely redesigned information and communications technology (ICT).
Basically, the idea is to control a variety of vehicle functions on a uniform, centralized computer platform instead of providing every system with its own...
Astronomers using data from NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope and ground observation have found an unlikely object in an improbable place -- a monster black hole lurking inside one of the tiniest galaxies ever known.
The black hole is five times the mass of the one at the center of our Milky Way galaxy. It is inside one of the densest galaxies known to date -- the M60-UCD1...
Every day, nearly 75 people lose their lives on Europe’s roads. The Austrian VIRTUAL VEHICLE Research Center is developing a new human model for use in simulating accident scenarios.
Research partners in this undertaking are the Graz University of Technology and industrial partners such as Audi, BMW, Daimler, Porsche and Volkswagen. This...
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