Welcome to CONNECT2SEA

Supporting European Union and South East Asia ICT strategic partnership and policy dialogue: Connecting ICT EU-SEA Research, Development and Innovation Knowledge Networks

The 30-month project will contribute to the creation of strategic synergies in the Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) research, development and innovation between the EU and SEA and also between SEA countries.  The activities include the transfer of experiences and cross-fertilisation in order to leverage synergies between the countries involved and lay the foundations for strategic partnerships with sustainable impacts.

Partnering with Ideal-ist

In April 2014 representatives of CONNECT2SEA  and Ideal-ist signed a Memorandum of Understanding to establish a partnership.

Ideal-ist is an international ICT network  with more than 70 partners from EU and non-EU countries, from Associated States, Eastern European Partner Countries (EEPC) and Mediterranean Partner Countries (MPC) and emerging countries like China, Brazil, India, and South Africa.  The ICT NCP Network - active since 1996!   Ideal-ist website here.

LinkedIn Communities of practice

   

News

Funding and Fellowship Opportunities Open to ASEAN Researchers. Workshops in Hanoi on May 11, and in Bangkok on May 13, 2016.

Advancing your Research Career. This is your perfect chance to meet representatives of leading European research and funding agencies. EURAXESS ASEAN will run one-day workshops in both Hanoi (Vietnam) and Bangkok (Thailand) presenting European funding and fellowship opportunities available to researchers in Southeast Asia.

MSCA Individual Fellowship Open to ASEAN Researchers. Call Opens 12 April, 2016

Postdoctoral research programme in Europe: The Marie-Skłodowska Curie Actions Individual Fellowships are an opportunity for ASEAN researchers to work in research labs in Europe for up to two years.

ASEAN ICT Awards - Deadline of Entry Submission: 17 June 2016

The ASEAN ICT Awards (AICTA) 2016 aim to reward the best ICT achievement among entrepreneurs across the ASEAN region. 6 award categories were announced for this year´s competition.

Events

05May.

European Union - South East Asia Big Data Summit at Hotel Bangi-Putrajaya, Malaysia on 5th & 6th May 2016

International collaboration in Big Data is needed to address questions that deal with global challenges. The Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM) together with CONNECT2SEA will organize EU-SEA Big Data Summit on 5-6 May 2016 at Cyberjaya, Malaysia. Networking activities, dialogues to discuss strategies, opportunities, challenges,  and more will take place in this summit.

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06May.

European Union - South East Asia Big Data Summit at Hotel Bangi-Putrajaya, Malaysia on 5th & 6th May 2016

International collaboration in Big Data is needed to address questions that deal with global challenges. The Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM) together with CONNECT2SEA will organize EU-SEA Big Data Summit on 5-6 May 2016 at Cyberjaya, Malaysia. Networking activities, dialogues to discuss strategies, opportunities, challenges,  and more will take place in this summit.

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09May.

CONNECT2SEA Workshop on ICT Research and Innovation for Sustainable Economic and Social Development in ASEAN

Hanoi, Vietnam, 9‐10 May 2016. The aim of this Workshop is to bring together for the first time European and ASEAN experts and PhD students for brainstorming and exchanging very recent ICT research and developments; as well as societal challenges and to discuss their social impact.

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