Key themes: broadband, skills and jobs, smart communities and eGovernment
Two 'really' Going Local events in Bologna and Palermo, complementing the event in Rome and addressing the local and regional dimension of the Digital Agenda. A final event in Rome focused on the national priorities for the Digital Agenda.
Key themes: Research and Innovation; new funding scheme Horizon 2020; Broadband penetration: funding mechanisms; e-Government and innovation in the public administration (included open data infrastructure); Inclusion, digital divide, digital literacy; Key enablers: legislative framework for electronic identification, electronic signature, etc.
DG CONNECT Ambassador: Roberto Viola
DG CONNECT contact: Lucilla Sioli
Digital Agenda High Level Group member: Roberto Sambuco (Ministry of Economic Development), Renzo Tratto (Presidency of Council of Ministers, Italy)