A digital path for the emerging SMEs

The Office, October 16th 2019


Digital transformation is a well-known and much-hyped concept in today’s business environment. Activities related to innovation and technology play an essential role in enterprises growth and development, in particular to SMEs development.

This industrial revolution has strategically boosted some areas of the business, allowing small and medium-sized enterprises to grow outside their national borders. However, the overwhelming amount of information has stumped those emerging companies leaving them unprepared to approach this world.

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RAW MATERIALS WEEK: Drivers and Solutions for Integrating Information in the EU Raw Materials Knowledge Base

Le Plaza Hotel, 15th November 2018

The third edition on ''Raw Materials'' took place from Monday 12 to Friday 16 November in Brussels. This event organized by the European Commission had the objective of providing the latest news on raw materials in the EU. These sessions offered the opportunity to discuss and exchange about all relevant issues (policy, technology, international cooperation, etc).

#BeCircular Annual Meeting 2018

Tour & Taxis, Brussels, 24th October 2018


In Brussels it was held the annual meeting of the Circular Economy Regional Program entitled « Bruxelles, Région pionnière en économie circulaire». This conference wanted to show the different actions that make the Brussels-Capital Region a pioneering in the topic.The circular approach represents a concrete chance for the European Union. It would generate new economic advantages that will regard business competitiveness, innovation, and job opportunities.

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A focus on the latest developments in Eastern Europe

CEPS Brussels, 8th October 2019


On 8th October, CEPS held a public conference to discuss the current developments happening in Ukraine, Moldova, Georgia, and Armenia. The whole discussion was split into two main topics, the first part analyzed each countries’ autonomisation in terms of democracy while the second one focused on their current conflict’s struggles.

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GIS in the European Union

Hilton Brussels Grand Place, Brussels,Belgium, 7th and 8th November 2018


In the context of the EU Summit, the third edition of the Geographic Information System was about applying location intelligence in order to enable decision and policy making process. During the meeting it was highlighted the importance of puting in common and order a huge amount of information in order to provided interesting data to help daily peoples life, enterprises work, and government tasks.

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The importance of adult education 

Brussels Education Centre and Ellipsgebouw, 16th and 17th October 2018


On the 16th and 17th October, two conferences related to adult education have taken place in Brussels:

  • “Transforming lives, society and adult education through Life Skills”
  • “Transforming lives, society and adult education through outreach, empowerment and diversity"

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Ending Violence Against Women - Taking Stock and Next Steps

European Commission, Brussels, Belgium, 4th December 2018


As the end of the “Year of Focused Actions” is close, a meeting was celebrated to put in common the outcomes of the initiative, good practices, and talk about the next steps to take in the subject of sexual violence.

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1st ECCO Policy Workshop on Multidisciplinary Cancer Care.

University Foundation Room Félicien Cattier Rue d'Egmont 11 1000 Brussels, Belgium,31st October 2018


Today we present a topic that currently affects all kinds of people regardless of gender and age, we are talking about Cancer, and the importance of good treatment and the application of good policies so that the result is the patient's good health.

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EU budget for the future – the road ahead

European Commission, 12th October 2018


While the final arrangements about Brexit are being processed, the European Commission organized a conference on how to better the distribution of its funds taking into account the further European context. Plenty of European institutions’ members gathered to discuss about this wide issue, giving their point of view about which ones should be, in their opinion, the best areas in which invest European Union’s funds.

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