Digital Agenda for Europe
A Europe 2020 Initiative


The European Commission has again opened an investigation over the German telecoms regulator pricing of fixed termination rates (FTRs) for the new alternative operators on the market. The German regulator (BNetzA) consequently does not follow the EU recommended approach for the calculation of FTRs, which leads to competition and consumer harm. Read more
Scientists at the VERE project have developed tools providing people with the opportunity to experience life in someone else's skin using virtual reality, as a means of helping people shed racial stereotypes. Understand the power that virtual embodiment has in cognitives sciences with the testimonial Mel Slater at University College London and the University of Barcelona. Read more
The European project ECIM intends to develop an application combining, as in a Lego bricks set, all the practical information and services in an area: parking, bike-sharing (Vélib'), car-sharing (Autolib'), public transport, car traffic, etc... Read more
New technologies are blurring the boundaries between the real and the virtual world. Brain-Machine Interfaces allow to control a robots and even perceive them as the own body. Can that improve our lives? Read more
From 10/02/2015 to 12/02/2015
Cardif, UK
The Conference welcomes digital health professionals from around the world to unite in a common goal – to accelerate developments in Digital Health through Open Innovation. Focusing on the themes of Big Data, Empowering Patients and Staff and Innovative Business Models, top level global presenters will share their insights and experiences of how they are enhancing the evolution of healthcare through Open Innovation. Read more
The Mathematics for Digital Science workshop organised by the European Commission took place on 6 November 2014. The workshop was preceded by an open online consultation. Read more
The Finnish start-up CyberLightning used FI-WARE, a set of online services for developers, to create a new software platform named CyberVille®. This 3D visualisation tool can monitor Internet of Things networks such as Smart Grids and Smart City infrastructures. Read more
The European Commission has set out the actions the Commission intends to take over the next 12 months. Read more
On 5 December 2014 the European Commission organised an Information Day for the National Contact Points. You will find here the presentations done at the event. Read more