Digital Agenda for Europe
A Europe 2020 Initiative


The Startup Europe Forum will be officially opened on Tuesday, 20 October 2015 by Günther H. Oettinger, European Commissioner for Digital Economy and Society. The Forum is offering a set of activities profiling EU actions for startups and SMEs, innovators, private and public investors. Read more
Centro de Congressos de Lisboa, Lisbon, Portugal
Europe is facing an increasing shortage of digital skills. To address the skills gaps in the digital economy, we need to define and anticipate the digital skills demand in different sectors such as Big Data, Cyber Security and Internet of Things. This networking session, at the ICT 2015 conference in Lisbon, will discuss this with the purpose of designing a digital skills taxonomy. Read more
ENISA, the EU Agency for Network and Information Security, is organising together with the European Commission the first eHealth security workshop. The workshop will focus on the criticality of the information systems that support eHealth. Read more
From 14/01/2016 to 15/01/2016
Albert Borschette Congress Center in Brussels
The aim of the event is to inform and guide potential proposers preparing project proposals, to facilitate sharing of ideas and experiences. It will give participants the chance to network and to find partners for their projects. Read more
From 08/10/2015 to 09/10/2015
The conference will be broadcast live via web streaming. One of the sessions (8 October at 16:30 CET) deals with "Network Challenges: eHealth and IT solutions". Read more
Albert Borschette Conference Centre, rue Froissart 36, Brussels
Interested parties, such as representatives of network operators, service providers, users, consumers, manufacturers, trade unions, third countries and international organisations, are invited to a short debriefing session following the Communications Committee (COCOM) meeting on Wednesday 14 October 2015. Read more
From 01/12/2015 to 02/12/2015
Maritim Hotel, Berlin, Germany
The European Commission is launching an 'Innovation Award' Competition for the FP7 projects. It will take place at the European Nanoelectronics Forum. Any participant or group of participants in a FP7 project from the area of "Micro/Nano Electronics" or "Smart System Integration" can apply. Several proposals can be submitted per project. Read more
From 28/10/2015 to 29/10/2015
Forum Geesseknäppchen, 40 Boulevard Pierre Dupong, Luxembourg
Safer Internet Forum (SIF) is a key annual international conference in Europe where policy makers, researchers, law enforcement bodies, youth, parents and carers, teachers, NGOs, industry representatives, experts and other relevant actors come together to discuss the latest trends, risks and solutions related to child online safety. Read more
From 05/10/2015 to 09/10/2015
ITS World Congress, Bordeaux
The EU FP7 funded TEAM project (Tomorrow’s Elastic Adaptive Mobility) turns static into elastic mobility by joining drivers, travellers and infrastructure operators together into one collaborative network. Thereby TEAM explicitly takes into account the needs and constraints of all participants and the network itself. The project will be present at the ITS World Congress 2015, the world’s largest event in intelligent transport systems and services. Read more
Collective Awareness Platforms for Sustainability and Social Innovation (CAPS) have been featured twice in the European Commission's ICT Work Programmes (2013 and 2015), and new calls are coming up in the 2016-17 Work Programme. CAPS is addressing the (digital) social innovation emerging from the network effect, and addressed to researchers, innovators and entrepreneurs through multiple different instruments. Read more
Centro de Congressos de Lisboa (CCL), Praça Indústrias, PT-1300-307 Lisboa Portugal
Attend the "Internet Innovation" session at the ICT 2015 conference (taking place 20-22 October in Lisbon) to learn about the two upcoming CAPS calls in the 2016-17 Work Programme. Read more
Centre Borschette, 36 Rue Froissart, 1040 Brussels
This conference focuses on what is at present available in terms of broadband networks and what is needed (speeds and other technical characteristics) in order to ensure an optimal use of digital applications in the future. Read more
Rue Froissart 36, 1040 Jourdan; Belgium
This will be an interactive workshop on the socio-economic impact of 5G in Smart Cities, homes, workplaces and non-urban areas. Read more
Brussels, Charlemagne building, room Alcide de GASPERI (Rue de la Loi 170)
The hearing will cover the whole range of issues put forward in the recent public consultation, namely addressing all three main pillars of the current framework: the network pillar, with the aim to ensure a consistent and predictable regulatory environment that is supportive for infrastructure investments; the service pillar, with the aim to ensure a modernised regulatory regime for electronic communication services in a world of diverse online services; the governance pillar, with the aim to ensure that markets are regulated in a consistent manner, including as regards access to spectrum. Read more
Cannes, france
A panel on "Boosting Coproduction" in Europe will focus on the current and future engagement of Creative Europe MEDIA with the TV industry. Read more
On 16 September, EU representatives, NGOs, trade associations and the industry attended a lunch discussion on the forthcoming Code of Conduct on mobile health (mHealth) applications, an industry-led initiative launched with the support of the European Commission. Read more
At this event challenges and opportunities of the smart wearables sector will be discussed, as well as the launch of the 2016 call on the Internet of Things. Anyone interested in the event is encouraged to register as soon as possible. Read more
From 28/09/2015 to 02/10/2015
Alhambra and Sciences Park Museum in Granada, Spain
Digital Heritage 2015 is an important international forum for the dissemination and exchange of cutting-edge scientific knowledge on theoretical, generic and applied areas of digital heritage. Read more
The Media Literacy Expert Group meeting will address various topics such as the scope of the Group, the synergies of Media Literacy with EU policies and two panel discussions. Read more
Paris, France
The aim of this workshop is to widen the debate on how best to ensure that robotics fully enters the mainstream of well-being, health and social care service provision for the rapidly rising proportion of the elderly in the developed and developing countries. Read more