China is a very large country pursuing its ICT infrastructure development which could lead to pioneer the implementation of Future Internet advanced technologies as well as being a force to promote large scale IPv6 deployment more critically than EU due to lack of IPv4 resources. The EU-China-FIRE (ECIAO) Project aims at facilitating coordination and support to EU-China cooperation on Future Internet Experimental Research (FIRE) and IPv6.

Sigma Orionis leads the project Dissemination and Communication activities, and is responsible for all actions aiming at fostering academic and industrial cooperation in FIRE.

Grant Agreement610418
ThemeFuture Internet Research Experimentation (FIRE)
Full titleEU China future Internet common Activities and Opportunities
Start dateAugust 1 2013
Duration24 months
UnitInternational Cooperation

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