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Untapped Potential: Bridging Europe’s Tech Innovation Gap with Women in STEM

Untapped Potential: Bridging Europe’s Tech Innovation Gap with Women in STEM

Europe’s Tech Innovation Chasm: Women in STEM, the Unseen Pioneers In the throes of an escalating tech race against the United States, Europe finds itself grappling with an innovation gap. A chasm etched in the bedrock of profitability, revenue growth, and research and development (R&D) spending, most conspicuous in the information and communications technology (ICT)...

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Tech Summit Europe 2024: Transforming Tomorrow

Tech Summit Europe 2024: Transforming Tomorrow

Amsterdam, 18 April, 2024 – The much-anticipated annual Tech Summit Europe is set to captivate industry enthusiasts on April 18, 2024, from 08:00 to 17:00 at the prestigious Postillion Hotel & Convention Centre in Amsterdam. This year’s summit, themed “Transforming Tomorrow,” promises a day filled with unparalleled insights, cutting-edge technologies, and invaluable networking opportunities. Building...

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Tech Summit Europe 2024

Tech Summit Europe 2024

Join us for a day of inspiration, collaboration, and knowledge-sharing as we bring together thought leaders, industry experts, and tech enthusiasts from across Europe. At this years Tech Summit Europe 2024: Transforming Tomorrow, as we set the stage for groundbreaking exploration of the latest trends and advancements that are shaping the future of technology. Secure...

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5 of the most promising retail tech startups in Europe | Silicon Canals

5 of the most promising retail tech startups in Europe | Silicon Canals

It’s official, Europeans love to shop. Ecommerce is booming across the continent, with the most recent data from Ecommerce Europe and EuroCommerce finding that European B2C e-commerce increased from €849bn in 2021 to €899bn in 2022. Inflation and economic uncertainty played a part in the slower growth of the block’s ecommerce rates in 2021 and...

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Europe needs a “clear, industrial policy” to boost tech development

Europe needs a “clear, industrial policy” to boost tech development

“If we had to sum up our vision, it would be with three Gs: geology, geography and geopolitics,” said Christopher Dembik, senior investment advisor at Pictet Asset Management. Dembik shared his views on the year ahead during a presentation in Kirchberg on 30 January. The year 2024 is an “important year of elections,” said Dembik,...

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GenAI is Redrawing Europe’s Intelligent Automation Map | Silicon Canals

GenAI is Redrawing Europe’s Intelligent Automation Map | Silicon Canals

Enterprises must distinguish help from hype while balancing the benefits and risks of this rapidly maturing technology, ISG Provider Lens™ report says LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–$III #ConversationalAI–Generative AI may not yet be able to live up to the hype, but rapid advancements in the technology are starting to reshape the European market for intelligent automation products and...

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EU strikes clean tech deal – Taipei Times

EU strikes clean tech deal – Taipei Times

EU states and lawmakers clinched a deal on Tuesday to expand Europe’s clean tech production, from solar and wind to carbon capture, as the bloc faces off with China and the US. Brussels wants to reduce its reliance on China and make Europe more attractive for investment after the US unleashed a US$369 billion bonanza...

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Fears for Europe’s carbon-free continent plan as new 2040 targets criticised for being soft on agriculture and over-reliant on un-proven technology

Fears for Europe’s carbon-free continent plan as new 2040 targets criticised for being soft on agriculture and over-reliant on un-proven technology

They say the 2040 climate targets are overly reliant on unproven technologies, too soft on agriculture and will pose an enormous challenge for Ireland. The European Commission has proposed a 90pc greenhouse gas emission reduction by 2040. Current targets require a 55pc reduction by 2030, leaving a policy gap to meet the agreed aim of...

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Russian Gas, Chinese Tech — Europe Responds

Russian Gas, Chinese Tech — Europe Responds

The European Union has unveiled a broad but timid economic security plan. The EU is making its first steps in this geoeconomic reality. Europe became addicted to Russian gas. Today, it risks dependency on Chinese telephone infrastructure and electric vehicles. In response, the European Commission has unveiled a series of proposals to protect its economy....

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Deal on plans to boost Europe’s Net-Zero technology production. Aim is to make EU internal market fit for industrial decarbonisation

Deal on plans to boost Europe’s Net-Zero technology production. Aim is to make EU internal market fit for industrial decarbonisation

The “Net-Zero industry Act” sets a target for Europe to produce 40% of its annual deployment needs in net-zero technologies by 2030, based on National Energy and Climate Plans (NECPs) and to capture 15% of the global market value for these technologies. During negotiations, MEPs secured an approach based on a single list of technologies...

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Here’s what the EIC wants you to do to make Europe a tech leader

Here’s what the EIC wants you to do to make Europe a tech leader

The European Innovation Council (EIC) will put €675 million into promising start-ups this year to support Europe’s technology sovereignty policy. The budget is smaller than previous years, as EU recovery money runs out, but the ambition to cook up the next generation of European tech leaders isn’t waning, as geopolitical tensions run high. The EIC’s...

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‘Without shipping there will be no car industry in Europe, no Airbus’

‘Without shipping there will be no car industry in Europe, no Airbus’

Europe needs to give shipping a seat at the top table in the policy-making hub of Brussels if it wants to see the industry grow and sharpen its competitive edge globally. That is the message from maritime policy expert Eero Lehtovaara, head of regulatory affairs at ABB Marine and Ports, as he prepares to move...