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Mark Lange
Director EU Institutional Relations

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  • Intale – Digitalizing Retail

    Mark Lange Director EU Institutional Relations - 14 July 2014

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  • Statzup – Statistics Based Fantasy Football!

    Mark Lange Director EU Institutional Relations - 30 May 2014


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  • Entrepreneurship skills and training for startups – where does IP fit?

    Mark Lange Director EU Institutional Relations - 29 April 2014

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  • GAC Business Solutions: Dutch SME Makes Global Business More Efficient

    Mark Lange Director EU Institutional Relations - 14 March 2014

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  • Lithuanian company enables mobile app developers to help each other gain popularity

    Mark Lange Director EU Institutional Relations - 28 June 2013

    AdDuplex has created a platform that helps other mobile app and game developers gain exposure and stimulate growth.  In an intensely competitive market for mobile apps and games, it is hard for new companies to gain enough popularity to make revenue.

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  • Spanish SME helps doctors communicate easily with computers in the operating room

    Mark Lange Director EU Institutional Relations - 30 May 2013

    Tedcas helps surgeons (among other specialties) improve their efficiency by using hand movements and voice commands to control computers in the operating theatre – a creative step forward in modern hospital care.

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  • IP promotes breakthroughs in fight against cancer

    Mark Lange Director EU Institutional Relations - 15 May 2013

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  • Dutch company makes digital distribution in the Cloud easy across Europe

    Mark Lange Director EU Institutional Relations - 30 April 2013

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  • Greek company reaching over 100 countries with educational apps

    Mark Lange Director EU Institutional Relations - 03 April 2013

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  • Careful steps toward an EU patent

    Mark Lange Director EU Institutional Relations - 29 March 2013

    The EU and, before that, the European Community, have been talking since the 1960s about the possibility of a single patent that covers its whole territory. As it stands now, only one aspect of getting a patent here is centralised: You can go to the European Patent Office and have your application examined one time rather than in multiple countries.

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  • Czech SME develops technology that helps save lives everyday

    Mark Lange Director EU Institutional Relations - 27 Feb. 2013

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  • Swedish SME makes mobile publishing across platforms effortless

    Mark Lange Director EU Institutional Relations - 21 Jan. 2013

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  • fluxLoop - the new wave of interest in advertising

    Mark Lange Director EU Institutional Relations - 19 Dec. 2012

    The Nordic region has been providing many great examples of successful SMEs using cloud computing to develop and sell ICT services. This month, we will feature fluxLoop, a very young Norwegian company that chose to build their businesses on the Windows Azure cloud platform and who joined the Microsoft BizSpark Plus program, which supports thousands of IT startups around Europe.

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  • Polish company brings together the community of blood collection centers and donors

    Mark Lange Director EU Institutional Relations - 29 Nov. 2012

    Hilverse is a Polish company founded in December 2011 that runs a flagship project, LifeCircle+, which aims to revolutionise lifesaving methods by offering a comprehensive solution to existing challenges of the blood collection system.

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  • French company with an edge in innovative design develops business analytics app for Windows 8

    Mark Lange Director EU Institutional Relations - 19 Oct. 2012

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  • Ideas Matter – and Intellectual Property Matters – to Innovative SMEs

    Mark Lange Director EU Institutional Relations - 11 Oct. 2012

    October 15-21 marks SME Week in the European Union!  This is a time for the EU to recognise, promote and help small and medium-sized businesses, which are so important for Europe’s innovation, competitiveness, jobs and overall welfare.

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  • Estonian-Croatian SME is revolutionising offline advertising with Kinect technology

    Mark Lange Director EU Institutional Relations - 28 Sept. 2012

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  • Europe’s future growth is in the cloud

    Mark Lange Director EU Institutional Relations - 27 Sept. 2012

    The European Central Bank’s proposal to buy unlimited amounts of crisis-hit government bonds has provided a glimmer of light through the shadows of the financial downturn. In the long term however, it’s clear that Europe must re-engineer its economy to achieve sustainable economic growth and abate record-high unemployment levels, especially among young people.

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  • Irish SME creates solution that allows anyone to build their own app

    Mark Lange Director EU Institutional Relations - 29 Aug. 2012

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  • Belgian SME provides cloud solutions across the BeNeLux region

    Mark Lange Director EU Institutional Relations - 23 July 2012

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  • 2012 BizSpark Winner Provides eCommerce Solution on a Global Scale

    Mark Lange Director EU Institutional Relations - 29 June 2012

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  • Bringing customers to the forefront with cloud computing

    Mark Lange Director EU Institutional Relations - 31 May 2012

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  • Optimizing public sector services in the Azores Archipelago with cloud computing

    Mark Lange Director EU Institutional Relations - 30 April 2012

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  • The growing European cloud

    Mark Lange Director EU Institutional Relations - 23 Feb. 2012

    When Europeans use cloud computing services, they are connecting to large data centres for the computing power they need. When they want more cloud services, they need more computing power capacity in those data centres.

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  • A “Cloud-Active” Europe, relatively speaking

    Mark Lange Director EU Institutional Relations - 10 Feb. 2012

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  • SME uses cloud computing to innovate for real impact in Portugal

    Mark Lange Director EU Institutional Relations - 01 Feb. 2012

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  • Danish company harnessing global potential with cloud computing

    Mark Lange Director EU Institutional Relations - 30 Nov. 2011

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  • Eye On Health in Germany with cloud computing

    Mark Lange Director EU Institutional Relations - 31 Oct. 2011

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  • Building a European cloud by and for SMEs

    Mark Lange Director EU Institutional Relations - 07 Oct. 2011

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  • Czech cloud innovator helping businesses save time and money

    Mark Lange Director EU Institutional Relations - 05 Oct. 2011

    I am coming back with another example of an innovative business that helps build the European cloud market, Cigler Software.

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  • Building the cloud market in Europe

    Mark Lange Director EU Institutional Relations - 14 Sept. 2011

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  • Managing the Belgian EU Presidency on a dynamic cloud platform

    Mark Lange Director EU Institutional Relations - 16 Sept. 2010

    Few stories sum up the opportunity of cloud computing any better than the one shared in this video.

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  • The art of interoperability: creating simplicity from complexity

    Mark Lange Director EU Institutional Relations - 13 Sept. 2010

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  • CLOUD EVENT 2: Consumer media services in the cloud

    Mark Lange Director EU Institutional Relations - 26 Aug. 2010

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  • Cloud computing is becoming the norm for many Dutch business processes

    Mark Lange Director EU Institutional Relations - 24 Aug. 2010

    In our latest video looking at cloud computing today, Henk Kok, Director of Perrit, explains how cloud computing is enabling a competitive European business environment.

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  • Interview series: Italian perspectives on cloud potential and current challenges

    Mark Lange Director EU Institutional Relations - 28 July 2010

    In the third video in our cloud computing interview series Andrea Ferravante - Diamante, gives us the Italian perspective on the potential challenges of cloud computing. 

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  • Views on the European Commission Digital (Cloud Computing) Agenda

    Mark Lange Director EU Institutional Relations - 07 July 2010

     It’s a type of Rorschach inkblot test: two people could look at the EC’s Communication on the Digital Agenda for Europe and see interesting variations.

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  • Spanish views on the benefits of cloud computing for SMEs

    Mark Lange Director EU Institutional Relations - 01 July 2010

    In the second of our cloud computing interview series we hear from Juan José Amor Cazorla, Director General – Nextel who gives some insights into the benefits of cloud computing from a Spanish perspective.

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  • Cloud computing brings cost savings, flexibility and scaling to UK businesses

    Mark Lange Director EU Institutional Relations - 17 June 2010

    In this interview Nigel Gibbons, Executive Chariman – Unitech talks about the cloud and how it is changing the way we do business. 

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  • Rising to the interoperability challenge in the public sector

    Mark Lange Director EU Institutional Relations - 17 May 2010

      ICT interoperability is a fundamental challenge for our industry.

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  • Smarter government in the UK: collaboration across and between departments

    Mark Lange Director EU Institutional Relations - 04 May 2010

    One aspect of government we thoroughly dislike here in the UK is useless and inefficient bureaucracy. 

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  • Interoperability and cloud computing

    Mark Lange Director EU Institutional Relations - 04 March 2010

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  • Interoperability: The Other Side of our Settlement with the European Commission

    Mark Lange Director EU Institutional Relations - 18 Dec. 2009

    Times have changed. "Microsoft has been on a journey itself... doing things on interoperability that were unimaginable just a few years ago..."

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  • Cloud Computing interoperability and data portability

    Mark Lange Director EU Institutional Relations - 11 Dec. 2009

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