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26 Jul, 2019 04:20 PM

Monthly Economic Newsletter issued by the Embassy of India in Dublin, Ireland for June 2019

The Indian Embassy in Dublin, Ireland published its Monthly Economic Newsletter for the month of June, 2019. 
The Newsletter is providing useful snippets on the ...

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09 Apr, 2019 05:54 PM

EU-India FI-MEDIA project publishes Yearbook of Success Stories - 4th edition

The EU-India FI-MEDIA partners are delighted to launch the fourth edition of our annual Yearbook of Success Stories.

In the fourth year of the project, the team focused on the sustainability of the clustering activities developed in the first three years of the project and initiated a ...

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25 Feb, 2019 02:44 PM

FIWARE Platform at Smart Republic 2019, 27-28th February, 2019

FIWARE Foundation CEO Ulrich Ahle will be participating to the

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06 Feb, 2019 09:05 PM

EU-India FI-MEDIA co-organises the M2M + IoT 2019 Forum, New Delhi, 14-15th January, 2019


The EU-India FI-MEDIA team were Advisory Board members and co-organisers of the 6th edition of the annual M2M + IoT forum event, which was held on 14-15th January, 2019 at the India Habitat Centre in New Delhi. The two day forum focussed heavily on ... Read more

11 Jan, 2019 09:35 PM

EU-India FI-MEDIA invited to the India-Norway Business Summit 2019


Her Excellency Erna Solberg, Hon’ble Prime Minister of Norway, along with a high-level Norwegian business delegation, visited India during January 7-8, 2019. To coincide with the visit, a business seminar was organised. The Plenary session of the seminar was held ... Read more

09 Jan, 2019 07:26 PM

Successful EU - India networking session held during ICT 2018, Vienna, Austria

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13 Dec, 2018 07:44 PM

EU-India session organised by FI-MEDIA held at ICT 2018 in Vienna

EU-India FI-MEDIA organised a networking session during the ICT 2018 event held during 4-6th December, 2018 in Vienna, Austria. 

The networking session was entitled 

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28 Nov, 2018 05:40 PM

C2C Partnership workshop on Artificial Intelligence & IoT: The Future of Society held at IIT Delhi DMS on 15th November, 2018

The EU-India FI-MEDIA project, funded by the Delegation of the EU to India based in New Delhi, is facilitating an EU – India Cluster to Cluster (C2C) Partnership, comprised of professionals from the AI & IoT domain – the researchers, startups, SMEs, Corporate, automation companies, freelancers, AI & ...

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16 Nov, 2018 09:43 PM

C2C event on Smart villages held at ABV-Indian Institute of Information Technology & Management (ABV-IIIT&M), Gwalior, 12-13th Nov. 2018

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15 Oct, 2018 10:30 AM

EU-India FI-MEDIA project selected for Networking Session at prestigious ICT 2018 event in Vienna, Austria, between 4-6th December, 2018

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17 Sep, 2018 04:41 PM

C2C events held during August and beginning of September, 2018.

A number of EU-India FI-MEDIA clustering events were held in New Delhi at the end of August and beginning of September, 2018, including a “Curtain Raiser” event for the upcoming 

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02 May, 2018 03:19 PM

3rd Annual Yearbook of Success Stories of FI-MEDIA published

The FI-MEDIA project has launched a third edition of their annual Yearbook of Success Stories, detailing the activities and results of the 3rd year of the project (2017). 

In the third year of the project, the team focused on an expansion of the clustering activities to ...

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01 Mar, 2018 09:30 AM

EU-India FI MEDIA in Smart Republic 2018, 15-16th February, 2018

The EU-India FI MEDIA project was represented by Prof.M.P.Gupta (Dhananjaya Chair, Professor & Head Dept. of DMS at IIT Delhi) in the Smart Republic 2018 edition organised by World Bank (

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02 Feb, 2018 03:24 PM

M2M+IoT 2018 conference on Smart Cities & Smart Villages, 30-31 January 2018, in conjunction with EU-India FI-MEDIA project.

The EU-India FI-MEDIA team has collaborated throughout all of 2017 with the m2m+IoT Forum of India to co-organise their annual event Forum event. 

Having EU participation as ...

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30 Nov, 2017 02:02 PM

Focus Group Discussion (FGD) was held with the key theme on “Internet of Things (IoT) and the Future of Internet” on 23rd November, 2017 at IIT Delhi.

On 23rd November, 2017, a Focus Group Discussion (FGD) was held with the key theme on “Internet of Things (IoT) and the Future of Internet” at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi. It was co-organised by Dept of Management Studies (DMS) of IIT, Delhi and the EU-India ...

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11 Nov, 2017 00:39 AM

Machine-To-Machine (m2m) and Internet Of Things (iot) Holds Huge Potential in Making of Smart Cities & Smart Villages in India. Come join us at the M2M + IoT Forum 2018 on 30-31st January, 2018

Founded in the year 2014, ‘

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01 Nov, 2017 08:00 AM

C2C partnership mission in Kerala, India in October, 2017

The EU-India FI-MEDIA project team and Cluster to Cluster (C2C) members Forthcode Technologies (from Netherlands and Bangalore, India) carried out a highly successful multi- city mission this week, with the purpose of building new EU-India C2C activities in Trivandrum, Kerala, New Delhi and Bangalore.

The ...

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06 Sep, 2017 10:30 AM

Joint meetings with India′s CII and m2m + iot Forum

The EU-India FI-Media partners met with two prestigious organisations in order to crystallise efforts to undergo mutually beneficial joint activities in relation to building Cluster to Cluster C2C partnerships in areas related to Internet of Things in the coming months.

The successful meeting was hosted on 5...

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01 Aug, 2017 07:30 AM

EU-India FI-MEDIA July 2017 mission to foster new collaborations within the FIWARE C2C partnership.

In order to build upon the excellent momentum already started with the support of EU-India FI-MEDIA project, a C2C building mission was carried out during July, 2017, in which Mr. Rahul Tomar, Smart Cities Lab India, a core member of FIWARE Foundation and EU-India FI-MEDIA C2C member, travelled ...

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16 Jun, 2017 09:43 PM

EU-India FI-MEDIA team at IoT week 2017 in Geneva, Switzerland

The EU-India FI-MEDIA partners participated as speakers at the annual IoT Week 2017 conference held in Geneva, Switzerland during 6-9th June, 2017 in order to scope and recruit for a new Cluster to Cluster (C2C) partnership in relation to the Internet of Things and Smart Agriculture. 


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05 Apr, 2017 01:19 AM

FIWARE-FI-MEDIA session at ICEGOV2017, held on 7-9th March 2017 at the ASHOK Hotel New Delhi, India

On 7-9th March 2017, at Hotel Ashok, New Delhi, the 10th edition of the International Conference on Theory and Practice of Electronic Governance (ICEGOV) was hosted by the Government of India.

The responsible Government department was NeGD, the National e-Governance Division, Ministry of Electronics and ...

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11 Mar, 2017 02:11 AM

Yearbook of success published for Year 2

We are delighted to introduce the second version of our Yearbook of Success Stories of the EU-India FI-MEDIA project, which is a four year project started on 01 December, 2014.

In the second year of the project, the team focussed on the launching and maintenance of two dedicated Cluster ...

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03 Mar, 2017 02:41 AM

FI-MEDIA activities in four India cities during week 13 - 17th February, 2017 - report available

In the second year of the project, the FI-MEDIA project focussed on the launching and maintenance of two dedicated Cluster to Cluster (C2C) partnerships: One on Smart Cities/Villages ecosystems, and the other on Bringing EU’s

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23 Dec, 2016 02:53 AM

Workshop on Strengthening EU-India Digital Agenda 2020 -Trade, Technology and Innovation, hosted by IIT Delhi

Mr. Donald Tusk, President of the European Council, Mr. Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the European Commission, and Mr. Narendra Modi, Prime Minister of the Republic of India met in Brussels on 30th March, 2016 for the 13th European Union - India Summit. They endorsed the EU-India Agenda for Action-2020 as ...

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22 Dec, 2016 03:02 AM

FI-MEDIA reports published from number of C2C related events held in November, 2016.

A number of reports in relation to the FI-MEDIA events held during the week of 22-26th November, 2016 have been published. 

1. Confederation of India Industry (CII)’s 13th Global SME Business Summit 2016 – 22-23rd, November, 2016 in New Delhi, India.

Confederation ...

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15 Dec, 2016 10:49 PM

FI-MEDIA organises panel session at the FIWARE Summit in Mlaga, Spain

James Clarke, coordinator of the 

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04 Nov, 2016 04:03 AM

Upcoming C2C events in New Delhi and Jabalpur in November, 2016

We would like to take the opportunity to remind you again of two upcoming events of interest.

1. Confederation of India Industry (CII)’s 13th GLobal SME Business Summit 2016 – 22-23rd, November, 2016 in New Delhi, India.
As part of this event, we are assisting CII ...

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05 Oct, 2016 12:43 PM

EU-India STI Cooperation Days 2016 conference, 21-22nd Sept. 2016, Goa, India.

The EU-India FI-MEDIA partners,

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03 Oct, 2016 12:29 PM

C2C Partnership event

The EU-India FI-MEDIA project, a project supported by the

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16 Sep, 2016 12:24 PM

A few days left before the FI-MEDIA C2C workshop at IIT Delhi on 19th September, 2016

Only a few more days are left before the next FI-MEDIA C2C event being held on 19th September, 2016, whose purpose is raising awareness on the EU platform FIWARE with a special focus on building upon ongoing and future activities in India under the leadership of Smart Cities Lab ...

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08 Sep, 2016 12:19 PM

FI-MEDIA C2C event being held on 19th September, 2016, hosted by IIT Delhi

During the past year since the setting up of a C2C partnership in relation to the bringing of the EU's FIWARE Open Stack platform to the India Smart cities (including villages) setting, the FI-MEDIA partners have teamed up with FIWARE experts in the EU and numerous interested ...

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30 Jun, 2016 12:15 PM

C2C Workshop held at IIT Delhi on FIWARE in the India context in June, 2016

A C2C Workshop was organised by EU-India FI-Media partners at the premises of Indian Institute of Technology Delhi (IITD) for improved understanding of the FIWARE platform and exploring the application development utilising the FIWARE tools.
The objectives of the workshop were:
1. ...

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29 Jun, 2016 12:09 PM

EU-India FI-MEDIA presents at the EU-India policy dialogue working meeting for 2016

The coordinator of the EU-INDIA FI-MEDIA project, James Clarke of Waterford Institute of Technology, was invited to participate with a presentation at the annual EU-India Joint ICT Working Group meeting held in the European Commission premises in Brussels on 13-14th June, 2016.
The overall ...

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20 May, 2016 11:57 AM

FI-Media coordinates with an EU delegation on Future Internet PPP and Smart Cities Lab through FIWARE forum and 2nd Smart Cities India Expo 2016.

On May 11th, 2016, the FI-MEDIA project, in conjunction with a distinguished team from the EU, led by Mr. Olaf-Gerd Gemein, actually chairing the Steering Board of the

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21 Dec, 2015 11:15 AM

C2C Partnership workshop on FIWARE for Smart Cities being held at IIT Delhi on 22-23rd January, 2016

An EU-India FI-MEDIA project organised Cluster to Cluster (C2C) partnership workshop on the Bringing of the EU's

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13 Feb, 2015 11:50 AM

2nd EU-India FI-MEDIA project C2C Partnership event held on 22nd January, 2016 at IIT Delhi

The EU-India FI-MEDIA project has held its second successful Cluster to Cluster (C2C) partnership event, in relation to bringing the EU's FIWARE program and examining its potential for Smart environments (e.g., Smart cities, Smart villages, Smart campus, ... ) in India.

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18 Dec, 2015 11:10 AM

Successful C2C Workshop on Smart Village Ecosystems held on 18th Dec. 2015 at IIT Delhi

On 18th December, 2015, the EU funded EU-INDIA FI-MEDIA and India funded UNNAT BHARAT ABHIYAN initiative organised a joint workshop on the building of an EU-INDIA Cluster to Cluster (C2C) Partnership on ‘Smart Village Ecosystems’. The full day C2C workshop was held in the Senate Room ...

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17 Oct, 2015 09:41 AM

Vodafone/Accenture report on building opportunities with the use of mobile technology for Smart Agriculture

In 2011, Vodafone and Accenture joined forces, together with Oxfam, and carried out a large study across many countries and published a report entitled:

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27 Oct, 2015 09:42 AM

Joint FI-MEDIA - UBA C2C Workshop on "Smart Villages"

As part of their clustering activities, the EU-India Future Internet & Electronic Media project (FI-MEDIA) and

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10 Nov, 2015 09:24 AM

A ′Must read′ for anyone interested in Cluster Development

In light of the growing interest in building of cluster to cluster partnerships for smart specialisations development, whether it be smart campus, smart agriculture, smart villages, etc. we recommend the book: Cluster Development: The Go-To Handbook - Building Competitiveness through Smart Specialisation.
Who should ...

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02 Nov, 2015 09:12 AM

FI-MEDIA announces upcoming C2C partnership events

The main objectives of the FI-MEDIA projects are the scoping, selectiion of mutually beneficial topics in Future Internet and Electronic Media (FI-MEDIA) for EU-India Clustering and setting up of Research & Innovation (R&I) Clusters comprising of the R & I and Industry/entrepreneur communities.
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16 Oct, 2015 09:02 AM

FI-MEDIA presence at NEM Summit in Frankfurt Book Fair 2015


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22 Oct, 2015 09:06 AM

FI-MEDIA partner WIT hosts ICT 2015 networking session on Smart Agriculture

FI-MEDIA coordinator, Waterford Institute of Technology's Telecommunications, Software and Systems Group (WIT-TSSG), hosted a networking session entitled '

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14 Oct, 2015 08:58 AM

FI-MEDIA partners presenting at the NEM General Assembly in Frankfurt

The FI-MEDIA project members had an opportunity to present at the NEM General Assembly held in Frankfurt on 14th October, as part of the NEM Summit 2015. Some photos of the session can be found here. 
FI-MEDIA coordinator, James Clarke, opening the FI-MEDIA session of presentations.

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11 Sep, 2015 08:52 AM

EU based FIWARE opportunities in India

FI-MEDIA coordinator,

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13 Aug, 2015 08:12 AM

Clusters development progressing well

Following the successful participation of FI-MEDIA partners at the

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19 Jun, 2015 08:10 AM

FI-MEDIA partner IIT Delhi assigned to write a concept paper on Smart Villages

As part of the Apex Committee Meeting of

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18 Jun, 2015 08:05 AM

Internet of Things Summit 2015, Ireland

While visiting the EU on behalf of the FI-MEDIA project, through a travel grant offered by Waterford Institute of Technology via the Science Foundation Ireland International Strategic Cooperatation Award (

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03 Jun, 2015 08:04 AM

Registration for ICT 2015 Lisbon is now open!

Registration for ICT 2015 has just opened.
ICT 2015, whose theme is "Innovate, Connect, Transform" will be held on 20-22th October, 2015 in Lisbon, Portugal.
Register today and join the ICT enthusiasts from research and academia, politics, industry, start-ups, ...

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18 May, 2015 07:58 AM

FI-MEDIA participation to the NEM and Cap Gemini organised workshop at FUTURE EN SEINE in Paris in June 2015

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06 May, 2015 07:54 AM

FI-MEDIA joins TSDSI M2M/IoT Working Group on Smart villages & Agriculture

On 6th May, 2015, the FI-MEDIA team participated to the TSDSI M2M/IoT Working Group audio call, whose objective was to finalise their terms of reference document and scope and assigning responsibilities. During the call, the project team organised a F2F meeting for the following day, on 7th ...

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11 May, 2015 07:55 AM

FI-Media project submits an application for a Networking Session at ICT 2015 Lisbon

The FI-MEDIA project has submitted an application for a networking session to the largest ICT event in the EU calendar,

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10 Aug, 2015 07:51 AM

FI-MEDIA participates to the India Smart Village Forum 2015

The India Smart Village Forum 2015 held their event on 10th April, 2015 in New Delhi and the two India partners of FI-MEDIA, Prof. M.P. Gupta of IIT Delhi and Mr. Abhishek Sharma of Beyond Evolution Tech. Solutions, were in attendance. The event was quite fruitful for the project as ...

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14 Jan, 2015 05:52 PM

FI-MEDIA participates to the India-EU Joint Working Group (JWG) on ICT

On 14 January 2015, the India partners of the FI-MEDIA project, IIT Delhi and Beyond Evolution Tech Solutions, along with one of the project’s industry support organizations, Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (

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03 Dec, 2014 05:38 PM

FI-MEDIA Workshop

On 3rd December, 2014, the FI-MEDIA project team, James Clarke, Abhishek Sharma and Prof. MP Gupta, presented the purpose, goals and objectives of the project to a workshop organised by the IIT Delhi Centre of Excellence for Cyber Systems and Information Assurance (CoE-CSIA), which has been set up in February 2014. Read more

05 Dec, 2014 05:39 PM

FI-MEDIA team discusses project goals with Department of Electronics and Information Technology (DeitY), Govt of India

James Clarke of Waterford IT, Ireland and Abhishek Sharma of Beyond Evolution Tech Solutions, Gurgaon, visited Dr. B.M. Baveja, Sr. Director & Group Coordinator, R&D in IT and CC&BT,

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02 Dec, 2014 05:24 PM

The first meeting of the EU-India Cooperation Platform

The first meeting of the EU–India Cooperation Platform in Future Internet and Electronic Media project (FI-MEDIA) was held at IIT Delhi during the first week of December, 2014.
Coordinated by Waterford Institute of Technology's Telecommunications Software and Systems Group (TSSG), FI-MEDIA has ...

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