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European Digital Progress Report: unequal progress towards the Digital Single Market

23 May 2016
The European Commission has just released a report on digital progress in the EU. The analysis shows that Member States are at very different stages in the development of the digital economy; some, for example, such as the Nordic countries, are among the most advanced in the world, whilst other still have a lot of catching up to do.

Industrial Modernisation Platform: Information Day

11 May 2016
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EU eGovernment Action Plan 2016-2020 - Accelerating the digital transformation of government

19 Apr 2016
The digital transformation of government is a key element to the success of the Single Market; helping to remove existing digital barriers and preventing further fragmentation arising in the context of the modernisation of public administrations.

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)

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/

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).

Digital Scoreboard 2016: Strengthening the European Digital Economy and Society

26 Feb 2016
Discover how the European Union is progressing towards a digital economy and society. Can all Europeans access fast internet? What do Europeans do when they go online?