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EU-China IST initiative in the field of e-commerce and e-work

Objective

e-EUCHINA is an accompanying measure of the KA II "Electronic Commerce and New Methods of work" of the IST programme targeted at promotion of co-operation between the EU and Chinese companies. The consortium consists of SchlumbergerSema (Spain), Helios (UK) and Beijing Software Industry Association (China).

The project objectives are:
.to promote scientific and technological collaboration between the EU and China in the field of electronic commerce and new methods of work;
.to inform the Chinese IT professionals about the IST programme of the European Commission and its objectives;
.to stimulate emergence of joint collaborative projects funded by the EU and Chinese scientific funding programmes.

The activities include:
- An international e-EUCHINA conference devoted to e-commerce and e-work will be organised under the umbrella of the EC and IST programme in particular. The conference Proceedings will be produced;
- a Trend Mapping study will be developed, which will identify the state of e-commerce and e-work in China. The preliminary findings will be presented at the conference. The follow-ups of the conference will be included into the final version of the study.

- The project will also result in an established informative reference Web-site, which will disseminate information about the project activities and partnerships opportunities in the EU and China.

The e-EUCHINA conference is a part of the series of conferences organised by the European Commission in China and is linked to the EUROCHINA 2001 Co-operation Forum.

Funding Scheme

ACM - Preparatory, accompanying and support measures

Coordinator

ATOS ORIGIN SA
Address
Calle De Albarracin 25
28037 Madrid
Spain

Participants (2)

BEIJING SOFTWARE INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION
China
Address
Room 1305, Building 13, Dayuncun, No. 23, Zhinchun Road
Haidian District, Beijing
HELIOS ICT MANAGEMENT LIMITED
United Kingdom
Address
21 Saint Thomas Street
BS1 6JS Bristol