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Commission sets out path to digitise European industry

19 Apr 2016
Delivering on its Strategy to create a Digital Single Market, the Commission today unveiled its plans to help European industry, SMEs, researchers and public authorities make the most of new technologies.

ePrivacy Directive: Commission launches a public consultation to kick start the review

11 Apr 2016
The Commission is opening a public consultation on the rules which govern the processing of personal data and the approach towards privacy in the electronic communications sector (the ePrivacy Directive)

Latest registrations

06 Apr 2016
The latest regions to register to the S3 Platform are Sud Muntenia (RO) and Central Bohemia (CZ).

Call for project proposals Energy and Innovation

04 Apr 2016
EUROGIA2020, the EUREKA Cluster for low carbon energy technologies, supports and promotes international partnerships developing innovative projects in low-carbon energy technologies. Eurogia2020 has recently launched a call for project proposals. More info: http://www.eurogia.com/

Smart Specialisation success stories – let your success story be seen!

24 Mar 2016
The S3 Platform is seeking stories of how smart specialisation is working in practice, showing how S3 has impacted the country / region. The stories will be used in publications and on-line media with great visibility.

Latest registration

18 Mar 2016
The latest region to register to the S3 Platform is Keski-Pohjanmaa (FI).

Public procurers survey about Horizon 2020 support for innovation procurement in 2018-2020

07 Mar 2016
The European Commission is collecting data from key public procurers with potential interest in procuring new innovative solutions in the coming years. The results will help the EC to prioritise these needs in the upcoming years, in view of allocating funding for calls under the next Horizon 2020 Work Programme (2018 – 2020). Public procurers across Europe are invited to participate in this survey to help shape future EU funding for innovation procurement. Tell us what are your upcoming procurement challenges, in particular those that require ICT based innovation solutions.

Investment Plan for Europe: new guidelines on combining European Structural and Investment Funds with the EFSI

07 Mar 2016
The European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI) and European Structural and Investment Funds (ESI Funds) both play a crucial role in creating jobs and growth. A brochure now published is designed to help local authorities and project promoters make full use of the opportunities of combining the EFSI and ESI Funds.

Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) Telecom: EUR 32 million to improve European digital services

06 Mar 2016
The European Commission launched a call for proposals under the Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) Telecom making EUR 32 million of EU funding available for the deployment of European Digital Service Infrastructures (DSIs).

Latest registration

01 Mar 2016
Moldova has registered to the S3 Platform.