Innovation made in Greece

Electronic dogs that guide the blind, special gloves that allow them to touch the Acropolis and the White Tower and specially designed maps are some of the tools for blind people developed by the University of Macedonia. “We aim to be [...]

Technology to enhance careers, business students says

Top university business students competing in the finals of KPMG’s International Case Competition (KICC) are extremely bullish that technology will enhance their work lives and experience. All of the students expect technology will have a [...]

The next Facebook or Google could well be created in Greece, Steve Wozniak says

The next Facebook or Google could well be created in countries in economic crisis, such as Greece, Steve Wozniak, the co-founder of Apple told Athens-Macedonian News Agency in an interview on Tuesday. “Intelligent people are everywhere [...]

Google launches new online service Google Flights in Greece

Google is launching a new service offering Greeks the opportunity to book airline tickets and organise their trips online according to their needs, Dimitris Kossyfas, responsible for tourism issues in Google Hellas, said in an interview with [...]

NASA Space Challenge two-day event for space and technology fans in Athens

The NASA Space Apps Challenge 2017 will be held in Athens on 28 and 29 April. For two days citizens throughout the world will cooperate and will attempt to solve problems of space technology and social needs. Those who are able to combine their [...]

Greece to participate in MWC 2017

Greece will participate for the fifth successive year with a national pavilion and delegation in the biggest event held in the digital communication industry, the Mobile World Congress 2017, in Barcelona, February 27-March 3. The participation [...]

ERC to fund Greek scientist’s search for cheap ‘ultrahydrophobic’ materials for collecting water

As the march of climate change continues and the spectre of drought looms large for Mediterranean countries like Greece, the problem of collecting water in areas of low rainfall will become increasingly acute. A lone Greek scientist has been [...]

Innovation and Entrepreneurship Awards 2016

The National Research Foundation, the General Secretariat for Research and Technology and the Start up Business Incubator of the Athens Chamber of Commerce and Industry organized the Awards of Excellence in Innovation and Entrepreneurship 2016 [...]

Greek researchers at Athens University create ‘artificial neuron’ with quantum-dot lasers

Greek researchers working at the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens (EKPA) optical communication photonic technology laboratory have developed an artificial “neuron” that simulates fundamental functions of the human brain, [...]

FIAT uses printed organic electronics with Greek signature

FIAT, the Italian automotive industry, has installed to its cars -for the first time- printed electronics with a Greek signature. The printed flexible organic fourth-generation photovoltaic systems were created in the framework of a “Smartonics” [...]