Digital Agenda for Europe
A Europe 2020 Initiative

Press releases and speeches

Speech by Vice-President Ansip in the European Parliament plenary session Read more
On 1 November the Juncker Commission officially started its term of office that will run until 31 October 2019. Read more
More than 200 organisations and 400 cyber-security professionals from 29 European countries are testing their readiness to counter cyber-attacks in a day-long simulation, organised by the European Network and Information Security Agency (ENISA) during #CyberEurope2014. Read more
Michelangelo’s wonderful paintings in the Vatican’s Sistine Chapel are getting a second life thanks to a revolutionary new Light Emitting Diode (LED) system, funded by an EU research project called LED4ART. Read more
The EU-funded Polygraph project is now the first partnering project within the Graphene flagship. Polygraph oversees the development of graphene production processes within thermosetting polymer resins. Three of PolyGraph partners (NetComposites, Imerys Graphite & Carbon, Netzsch) have become associated members of the Graphene flagship. ABB, a fourth associate member, is not involved in Polygraph and will complement the Graphene flagships work on energy applications. Read more
We have a problem today of two Europes: a digital Europe and an analogue Europe. Of digital mind-sets and analogue mind-sets. Read more
The European Commission and Japan announced four research projects developing new technologies for high-speed networks in highly-dense user areas. Joint investments amount to €12 million and more than 40 partners are involved. Read more
Neelie Kroes calls on President-elect Juncker to make a commitment that every transaction with the European Commission will be possible electronically. Read more
The memo enlists several questions and relative answers in relation to the update of the Electronic Identification and Trust Services (eIDAS) Regulation. Read more
Today we stand amid a technological transformation. A world that is going digital; opportunities that are going digital. Any transaction you do offline, should also be possible online. With just as much security. Proving that you are who you say you are; signing a contract; using e-procurement, delivering a document, and so on. Read more