Digital Agenda for Europe
A Europe 2020 Initiative

Press releases and speeches

Today the European Commission launched the FIWARE Accelerator Programme. €80 million will be awarded to SMEs, Startups and web-entrepreneurs using FIWARE Technologies. The FIWARE Accelerator is a network of European organisations which has already launched first calls for proposals earlier this month. The remaining calls will be presented in Munich on 17th & 18th September on the occasion of the European Conference on Future Internet. Read more
The European Commission just published a report on its ambitious science and technology Flagships. Read more
The world of audiovisual is changing, converging, going digital. Digital developments bring new dilemmas: how to ensure a level playing field, the role of competition law, contract law, sector-specific law; the role of intermediaries and internet providers; and how to enjoy the economies of scale of our single market. Read more
I was elected on the basis of a political programme. The Political Guidelines that I presented before the European Parliament on 15 July and in the European Council on 16 July are our programme for the next five years – I trust you have all been studying them diligently. Today I am here to tell you who will make sure we deliver them and how. Read more
President-elect Jean Claude Juncker today announced the allocation of responsibilities in his team and the way work will be organised in the European Commission once it takes office. Here are the main facts. Read more
Today, President-elect Juncker unveiled his team and the new shape of the next European Commission. Read more
Opening ceremony of the Internet Governance Forum, Istanbul Read more
Media Freedom in the Internet Age, Istanbul Bilgi University, 2 September 2014 Read more
Europe's broadcasting and wireless broadband sectors are essential to Europe's digital future and economic prosperity, and they are both hungry users of radio frequencies. Read more