8-10, November, 2017
In November, 2017, Budapest is hosting WFD’s (World Federation of the Deaf) 3rd International Conference, the key theme of the event is Full Inclusion with Sign Language, promoting the preservation, development and equal rights of the deaf culture. Our company’s CEO, Antal Kuthy will present at a plenary session of the technology section.
30. March, 2017
Our company together with IBM hosted an exclusive business luncheon at the brilliant Four Seasons Hotel in March, 2017. The intriguing topic of the event was Instant Payment in practice and beyond – from myth to milliseconds in light of cognitive banking. The participants had the opportunity to hear about the overall idea behind the project, as well as technological solutions and efficient design, a cognitive banking vision and real-time fraud management.
22-23. March, 2017
E-Group, as now a member or EIT Digital, participated at the EIT Digital Conference held in Brussels in 22-23 March, 2017, where the participants had the chance to look at EIT Digital’s achievements in digitizing Europe. The Conference provided a great opportunity for leading government and industry experts as well as entrepreneurs from different countries to meet and share their ideas, challenges and progress concerning digital innovation, as well as visiting seminars and participate at discussions about digital innovations. It was an excellent event to learn and share.
1. September, 2016
On the 8th of August, GSMA published on its website that E-Group and GSMA signed the licence agreement stating that E-Group’s IDX product complies with the Mobile Connect specifications. We are among the first few companies (like GlobalSign, G&D, Ping Identity) appointed as a Mobile Connect Vendor so far.
The GSMA Personal Data programme is one of the GSMA’s top priority programmes. It has developed Mobile Connect, a global digital identity solution that offers a safe, seamless and convenient consumer experience, a consistent user interface and low barriers to entry.
Adding Mobile Connect identification to E-Group’s IDX solution helps service providers and mobile operators to manage consumers’ digital identities across multiple online services, ranging from access to content and services on the web through to more secure e-government and banking services.
1. September, 2016
The Supervisory Board of EIT Health KIC (eithealth.eu) approved E-Group’s membership at its August meeting.
EIT Health is one of the largest healthcare initiatives worldwide, promoting the future conditions for healthier living and wellbeing of people across Europe. EIT Health invests more than 2 billion EUR over the next decade into development and commercialisation of smart products and service solutions in the health sector, addressing the challenges imposed by demographic change and ageing societies.
E-Group becomes the fist SME member within the regional EIT Health InnoStars cluster in Budapest, qualified by its core members GE Medical and Semmelweis University.
The EIT Health community has to develop its implementation capabilities to reach its aim to create not only business ideas but turn the opportunities into healthcare solutions for today and tomorrow. Solutions for healthier living, more active ageing and improved healthcare have to be integrated with healthcare IT systems, modern communication devices and global IT services efficiently and securely.
This is where E-Group’s unique assets may benefit the whole EIT Health community.
25. July, 2016
The Supervisory Board of EIT Digital (eitdigital.eu) approved E-Group’s membership at its July 7th meeting, among the very first SMEs in the CEE region.
EIT Digital is the premium Knowledge and Innovation Community of the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (eit.europa.eu).
EIT Digital KIC is integrating education, research and business in a pan-European network of Co-Location Centres in Berlin, Budapest, Eindhoven, Helsinki, London, Madrid, Paris, Stockholm and Trento. EIT Digital invests in strategic areas to accelerate the market uptake of IT innovations focusing on Europe’s strategic, societal challenges: Digital Industry, Digital Cities, Digital Wellbeing and Digital Infrastructure.
The membership clearly means to E-Group a long awaited spring board to European level premium collaboration opportunities, the ability to embed E-Group’s advanced capabilities into the European innovation ecosystem, thus bringing world class innovation and products to global markets.