Startups Optimizing Urban Life with Future Internet
View this email in your browser


At last, after so much work, the FIWARE Accelerator Programme was presented at the European Conference for the Future Internet (ECFI), on 16 September in Munich. More than 400 people attended the meeting where developers, entrepreneurs and accelerators got first-hand experience of this new technology. Within the framework of the FIWARE Accelerator Programme, the European Commission has earmarked 80 million euros to fostering innovation and business in the area of the Internet of the Future. The motto that could be heard among the conference stages and stands where the accelerators (groups in charge of distributing the funds) presented to their target businesses was: “Not without FIWARE!”

read more

The SOUL-FI Calls are Open

If you have a creative mind, you are an SME, a web entrepreneur or an ICT developer and you have a good idea for offering a smarter urban life to Europe’s citizens in areas such as quality of life, mobility, resource efficiency, tourism, cultural heritage, health and whatever can make modern life easier, you can participate in the SOUL-FI accelerator project and develop your idea within/with the FIWARE Platform!

What's new?

FIWARE, in collaboration with Startup Weekend, are joining forces to host a series of events in several cities, bringing an excellent opportunity to receive training and coaching on FIWARE.

"Startup Weekend FIWARE Special Edition" is structured in two parts: first, a bootcamp that provides training on the main FIWARE Generic Enablers and then a Startup Weekend event focused on FIWARE. 

The events will take place in:
  • 2-5 October 2014
    • Hamburg
    • Milan
  • 16-19 October 2014
    • Sophia-Antipolis
    • Berlin
    • Valencia
  • 13-16 November 2014
    • Rennes
    • Lisbon

Berlin, 17/19 October

Smart Cities

Startup Weekend

more info

Milan, 22/24 October



more info

London, 20/21 October



more info
Upcoming Events:
- Smart Cities Exibition

Bologna 22/23/24 October
- Oportunities for SMEs in Future Internet
Valladolid 21 October
- FIWARE Training
Valladolid and Coimbra (video-conference) 23 October
- European Utility Week
Amsterdam, 4/6 November
- Devoxx
Brussels 10/14 November
London 12/13 November
- Premio Nazionale Innovazione
Sassari, 4/5 December
Copyright © 2014 SOUL-FI, All rights reserved.

Our mailing address is:

unsubscribe from this list    update subscription preferences