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Abstract

Following a successful first Call for Proposals which established the basis of the ACTS programme, the Commission is launching a second call in September 1995 aiming at:

- 1. Enhancement of involvement in the ACTS programme:
. Enlargement of participation (in particular providing opportunities for organisations to join existing ACTS Projects)
. Horizontal links bridging field trials supported in different programmes on national, EU and international levels;
. Vertical links bridging gaps between advanced communications trials in ACTS and user communities;
. Concerted Actions providing specific fora for consensus formation, and consolidation of guidelines for the introduction of advanced services;
. Secondment of young engineers to work as �visiting scientists� within ACTS projects and National Host Organisations outside of their country of origin.

- 2. Consolidation of technological work:
. Cellular television and interactive multimedia environment;
. Harmonised control and management in photonic networks;
. Optimisation of integrated and scaleable high speed networks;
. Satellite components for 3rd generation mobile and broadband wireless systems;
. Service creation process and experimental service development.

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Record Number: 3 / Last updated on: 1997-04-08
Category: CALL