Inertia Technology will showcase the research and innovation results of the IS-ACTIVE AAL project during the Innovation Convention exhibition held in Brussels on 5 and 6 December 2011.

This is the first edition of the Innovation Convention and will be opened by President Barroso one year after the adoption of the Innovation Union flagship initiative, the EU’s roadmap to turn Europe into a more innovation-friendly and competitive continent.

Research and innovation are the main motors for sustainable job creation and the only way to achieve a sustainable exit from the current economic crisis. This conference will bring together world leading experts in research and innovation to share their views on building a global innovation economy.

Following a call for exhibitors open to projects supported by the EU’s Framework Programme for Research and the EU’s Competitiveness and Innovation Framework Programme around, around 50 projects were selected to showcase the research and innovation results being developed under European funding programmes.