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  • Mar

    2012

    8

    Which Internet for which future? (Comments Off)

    The Research*EU Results Magazine of the European Commission has highlighted, in its release of October 2011, the outputs of the PARADISO FP7 project that Sigma Orionis and the Club of Rome have developed over the period 2008-2011. The article, entitled “Which Internet for which future” (available here as a pdf file) underlines in particular the [...]

     
  • Sep

    2011

    13

    Join the PARADISO online community! (1)

    All individuals and organizations from Europe and other regions of the world, interested in the activities developed through the PARADISO initiative to better understand the interactions between Internet and societal developments, are invited to join the PARADISO LinkedIn group. This community already counts over 470 members from all regions of the world, engaged in lively [...]

     
  • Sep

    2011

    10

    PARADISO recommendations to the European Commission (1)

    On September 8, 2011, during the last session of the 2nd edition of the PARADISO international conference organized at the European Commission in Brussels, members of the PARADISO high-level expert panel have presented their draft final recommendations regarding research topics to be addressed in future EU-funded programmes (see the “Reference document” section of this web [...]

     
  • Sep

    2011

    9

    1st Dialogue on Platforms for collective awareness and action (Comments Off)

    The 1st Dialogue on “Platforms for collective awareness and action”, part of the “Internet and societies: new innovation paths” event organized with the support of PARADISO, has been successfully held today at the European Commission in Brussels. This one-day workshop, chaired by Robert Madelin, Director General of European Commission’s DG Information Society and Media, focused [...]

     
  • Sep

    2011

    8

    2nd edition of the PARADISO conference (1)

    The second edition of the PARADISO international conference, part of the “Internet and societies: new innovation paths” event organized with the support of PARADISO, has been successfully held yesterday and today at the European Commission in Brussels. The conference was officially opened by Ms Neelie Kroes, Vice-President of the European Commission and European Digital Agenda [...]

     
  • Sep

    2011

    7

    Drawing contest Award Ceremony (3)

    On September 7, 2011, during the welcome session of the 2nd edition of the PARADISO international conference organized at the European Commission in Brussels, the award ceremony of the children’s drawing contest organized by PARADISO took place (see the “Drawing contest” section of this web site for full details on this contest). The ceremony was [...]

     
  • Aug

    2011

    21

    Support the PARADISO Foundation (0)

    The PARADISO Foundation has been created in September 2010, as a not-for-profit “private Foundation” under the Belgian law, by the same stakeholders who have been developing the PARADISO initiative, with the objective to extend PARADISO activities. It focuses on ICT-based solutions enabling a transition towards a more sustainable future. It targets citizens and the civil [...]

     
  • Jul

    2011

    26

    A conference on very good track (Comments Off)

    The high-level conference organized by PARADISO from Sept. 7 to 9 at the European Commission in Brussels on the theme “Internet and societies: new innovation paths” is on very good track.The agenda for the 3 days has been finalized and features over 40 key officials and experts, including Ms Neelie Kroes, VP of the European [...]

     
  • Jul

    2011

    10

    Success of the children’s drawing contest (1)

    PARADISO explores how the full benefits and potential of the Internet can be enjoyed by tomorrow’s societies, in order to contribute to a better world. It is important that today’s children, who will be the main users of the Internet of the future, should be able to make their voices heard.
    They have been able to [...]

     
  • Jul

    2011

    4

    Platforms for collective awareness and action (2)

    We are happy to announce that the final agenda of the conference supported by PARADISO, to be held from Sept. 7 to 9 at the European Commission in Brussels, on the theme “Internet and societies: new innovation paths”, includes two different sub-events. The first one, the “2nd edition of the PARADISO international conference” will take [...]