The deadline for submissions has been extended from 16 December to 4 January
Standards are important tools for making different systems work together and stimulating the emergence of new eco-systems across a Digital Single Market of more than 500 million people in Europe. They can boost innovation and reinforce the competitiveness of European industry.
The Commission is gathering views on priorities for standards in key technology areas which are critical to achieving the DSM and which, once delivered, can constitute a technological foundation upon which other standards can be built. The Commission is looking for input on standards in:
- 5G communications
- cloud computing
- data-driven services and applications
- digitisation of European industry
- Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS)
- Internet of Things
- Smart Cities and efficient energy use
The contributions to this consultation will serve to build an ICT Priority Standards Plan, as set out in the Digital Single Market strategy presented by the Commission on 6 May.