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Information society technologies

Main objectives:

Direct contribution to European policies for the knowledge society and the e-Europe Action Plan; medium and long term RTD on the future generation of technologies integrating computers and networks into everyday environment; placing the individual at the centre. color identification

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Thematic areas strategic objectives:

:: Applied IST research addressing major societal and economic challenges :: Communication, computing and software technologies :: Components and microsystems :: Knowledge and interface technologies :: IST future and emerging technologies A more detailed overview can be found at /ist/home.html


The indicative budget allocated to the Thematic Priority Information Society Technologies for the duration of FP6 is EUR 3984 million .

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Work undertaken on FP5 related to this area can be found under the Thematic Programme Information Society Technologies at

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