What will our world look like in 2022?

Interesting report lists 23 potential technologies that could change the landscape of computer science and industry in less than 10 years. Would our world look like this in 2022? Source: http://www.computer.org/portal/web/computingnow/2022-Report#top 1. Security Cross-Cutting Issues The growth of large data repositories and emergence of data analytics have combined with intrusions by bad actors, governments, and corporations to … Continue reading

Stopping big data from blowing our minds

We are very pleased to announce that a new article on CEEDs appeared yesterday on the EU Horizon magazine: http://horizon-magazine.eu/article/stopping-big-data-blowing-our-minds_en.html Here is the full article: A machine that connects the unconscious mind to the vastly expanding world of big data could help humans navigate the explosion in data generated by a boom in computing technology. Every minute, … Continue reading

Brainfet – 1st workshop on Future Emerging NeuroTechnologies – starts today

The 1st Clustering Workshop on Future Emerging NeuroTechnologies starts today at the Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia (IIT), Genova, Italy. This workshop aims at clustering a relatively small subset of the European FET community, particularly active on Brain inspired ICT, Neurotechnologies, novel materials, and computational approaches. It is a unique opportunity to learn about ongoing research and … Continue reading

Did you miss RE.WORK last month?

Did you miss the RE.WORK Technology Summit in London last month? Catch a 3 min overview here: The RE.WORK Technology Summit held in London at LSO St Luke’s on 18-19 September 2014 was a two-day summit to discover emerging technologies shaping the future of business & society. https://www.re-work.co/events/tech-2014. Jonathan Freeman, coordinator of the CEEDs project, … Continue reading

The Future of Europe is Science

CEEDs on the video “The Future of Europe is Science” published last week on the European Commission‘s website. Enjoy!  

Study found that is possible to predict judgments from brain waves

Interesting article reporting the findings of a new study on consciousness and on how people make immediate judgments. A new study has found that people make immediate judgments about images they are shown — which could have an impact on their decisions — even before their brains have had time to consciously process the information. The … Continue reading

Christof Koch on ‘conscious technology’

Last week MIT Technology Review published a very interesting interview with Christof Koch, chief scientific officer of the Allen Institute for Brain Science in Seattle, and we would like to share it with you. Is a worm conscious? How about a bumblebee? Does a computer that can play chess “feel” anything? To Christof Koch, chief scientific … Continue reading

Microsoft’s RoomAlive: the ultimate immersive gaming experience

Microsoft has just revealed a new project called RoomAlive, a new system that projects content throughout a room that you can interact with (see video below). RoomAlive uses multiple Kinects to detect where the walls are and projectors to send holographic images accordingly, enabling immersive 360-degree gaming. Microsoft claims that it’s completely auto-calibrating and self-locating, enabling it to calculate … Continue reading

‘Human Interactive’ Conference & ‘Creative Machine’ Exhibition – Goldsmiths, 6th Nov 2014

Registration is now open for two events (‘Human Interactive’ Conference & ‘Creative Machine’ Exhibition) which will be held at Goldsmiths on November 6th. Jonathan Freeman – CEEDs project coordinator – will be talking about his work at Goldsmiths and i2 media research, presenting some of the ideas we are developing in the CEEDs project. Human Interactive The inaugural … Continue reading

RIOT: Revolutionizing the Internet of Things

Fablab Pisa and Italy Internet Festival (a nationwide festival that will take place in Pisa, Italy, 9-12 October), is organising a Hackathon on the topic of IoT (i.e., Internet of Things). The event will be called “RIOT: Revolutionizing the Internet of Things” and will be held in Pisa on October 10-12. For more details, visit: http://www.iothackathon.org  (English Translation: http://goo.gl/1nbICH ). Up … Continue reading

  • FET project

  • EC funded

  • Under FP7

  • Project details

    Project number: 258749
    Call (part) identifier: FP7-ICT-2009-5
    Project Start Date: 1st September 2010
    Project Duration: 48 month