Digital Agenda for Europe
A Europe 2020 Initiative

Press releases and speeches about Open data

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17/07/2014
Open Knowledge Foundation, Berlin, 17 July 2014 Read more
17/07/2014
Open data can be used as the basis for innovative value-added services and products, such as mobile apps, which encourage investment in data-driven sectors. Read more
03/07/2014
The European Commission has launched a public consultation on ‘Science 2.0’, in order to gauge the trend towards a more open, data-driven and people-focused way of doing research and innovation. Read more
02/07/2014
Data collection and exploitation is a growing phenomenon; in response to industry and grassroots demands the European Commission is calling on national governments to wake-up to this “big data” revolution. Read more
02/07/2014
The Commission will use the full range of policy and legal tools, and invest in research and innovation for Europe to make the most of the data-driven economy. Read more
11/12/2013

IAPP Europe Data Protection Congress, Brussels, 11 December 2013

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07/11/2013
What is big data? What makes big data so important? Why does the EU care about big data? What is the EU doing about big data? Read more
07/11/2013
ICT 2013 Event – Session on Innovating by exploiting big and open data and digital content, Vilnius 7 November 2013 Read more