Foresight on IST in ERA network to present preliminary findings

June 16, 2003

Brussels, 13 Jun 2003

A dissemination and interaction workshop on the thematic network FISTERA will take place in Venice, Italy, on June.

The network is funded under the information society technologies (IST) section of the Fifth Framework programme, and is addressing foresight on IST in the European Research Area (ERA), hence the network name FISTERA. It is coordinated by the European Commission's Joint Research Centre

Participants will include Italian policy makers, academics and representatives from industry and research laboratories.

For further information, please consult the following web address:

or contact:
Saracco Roberto
Tel: +39 33 5612 1259

CORDIS RTD-NEWS / © European Communities

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