December 4, 2023

VDMA: “Uniform cybersecurity requirements are the only right way forward”

European industry is increasingly affected by cyber-attacks, almost all of which are due to vulnerabilities in information technology. Production downtimes are regularly the result. It is therefore right that the European Commission is now introducing mandatory and uniform requirements for the European Union with the so-called Cyber Resilience Act. Frankfurt, 15/09/2022 – Commenting on the European […]

Reuters NEXT Leadership Summit – Tackle the Wave of Misinformation

Digital disruption is amplifying the spread of misinformation and disinformation around the world. From social networks to podcasts, circulating propaganda has never been easier. These false messages are eroding public trust in reputable businesses, policymakers and media. Reuters NEXT (Nov 30 – Dec 1, New York) will combine trusted and unbiased journalism with professional expertise and experience […]

Global challenges require global solutions

Reuters Next Team Reuters NEXT- Meet our Global Diverse Speaker Line Up The world is facing an unprecedented set of complex challenges. From environmental degradation to failing economic systems, action must be taken now to build a future that is safe and prosperous for all. Reuters NEXT [Nov 30 – Dec 1, 2022, New York] is […]

Plastic Free Cayman cleans up Barker’s Beach

In preparation for the upcoming Easter holiday and Cayman camping season, Plastic Free Cayman partnered with Royale Medical, Protecting Paradise, Cayman Eco, JGHS Leo Club, Clifton Alphaleos, and Protect Our Future to host a Barker’s beach clean-up. With more than 100 total volunteers, over 800 pounds of marine debris and local litter were removed from […]

European Commission’s project on smart grid education shares its final results

The SMAGRINET project has officially come to an end after three years of existence. The European Union project had been working towards tackling the skill gap that is halting the current energy transition to an European smart grid. The consortium of the European Union founded project now announces that it will make available all materials […]

European Commission’s project brings together the next “Energy Game Changers”

The European-Commission-funded SMAGRINET project has just announced the launch of its final conference “Energy Game Changers 2022”. The event takes place on March 17 and will be broadcasted live from the Proto Invention Factory, in Tallinn, Estonia. The current situation in the European energy market has proved that the European strategies regarding renewable energy have […]

CASA SEAT focuses February’s agenda on mobility, music and literature

Jorge Pereira, Principal Scientific Officer with the European Commission, will talk about the application of 5G in cars, and Assembly Ventures co-founder Chris Thomas will give a talk on investing in mobility Children between the ages of 5 and 11 will have the chance to take part in a workshop where they can learn about […]

Europe and Latin America and the Caribbean: a new partnership for the future

Op-Ed – By Aicia Barcena -Jutta Urpilainen – EU-LAC and Development in Transition Recovery from the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) crisis is a global challenge. No country, no region, no continent can face it alone. It is therefore right for the European Union and Latin America and the Caribbean to strengthen our strategic partnership towards a […]

UK: Brexit bill ‘in limbo’ as MPs reject timetable

From BBC Boris Johnson has hit the pause button on his Brexit legislation after MPs rejected his plan to get it through the Commons in three days. MPs backed his Withdrawal Agreement Bill – but minutes later voted against the timetable, leaving it “in limbo”. After the vote, EU Council President Donald Tusk said he […]

Caribbean Export signs three MOUs with strategic partners to support the Caribbean’s export growth.

Bridgetown, Barbados, October 15, 2019 – The recently held CARIFORUM-EU Business Forum drew record numbers of senior level European and Caribbean policy makers, European buyers and Caribbean exhibitors, to the 4th hosting of the event and the first ever to be held in Frankfurt, Germany. Three MOUs were signed between the Caribbean Export Development Agency […]