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TechAmerica Europe

Identification number in the register: 2306836892-93
Registration date: 30/12/2008 12:23:45

The information on this entity was last modified on: 13/05/2014 10:37:53
The date of the last annual update was: 05/12/2013 16:43:36

This entry follows the format of the previous Register. It will be changed to the new format when the entity makes the next update.
Next update due latest on: 27/04/2015

    Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

TechAmerica Europe



    Section of registration

II - In-house lobbyists and trade/professional associations

Trade, business & professional associations

    Contact details

Rue de Namur, 16
Bruxelles 1000

(+32) 485890070


    Person with legal responsibility

Ms  Jarita Christie

Head of TechAmerica Europe

    Person in charge of EU relations

Ms  Jarita Christie

Head of TechAmerica Europe

    Goals / remit

TechAmerica Europe represents leading European high-tech operations with US parentage. Collectively we invest 100 billion Euros in Europe and employ approximately 500,000 Europeans. TechAmerica Europe Member companies are active throughout the high-technology spectrum, from software, semiconductors and computers to Internet technology, advanced electronics and telecommunications systems and services.




Environment, Health & Safety working group: RoHS, WEEE, REACH, Nanomaterials, Batteries, Energy Star, CSR.
Standards & Certification working group: New Legal Framework, Blue Guide revision, Goods Package (Low Voltage Directive, Electromagnetic Compatibility Directive), R&TTE revision, SDoC.
Security & Privacy working group: Network Infrastructure Security, Telecoms package, Critical Infrastructure Protection, Integrated Border Management (biometrics, explosive detection technology), Cloud computing.

    Number of persons involved in the activities described in the box above


    Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

First name Surname Start Date End Date
Christian Wagner 11/09/2014 09/09/2015

    Fields of interest

  • Audiovisual and Media
  • Consumer Affairs
  • Customs
  • Energy
  • Enlargement
  • Enterprise
  • Environment
  • General and Institutional Affairs
  • Home Affairs
  • Information Society
  • Internal Market
  • Justice and Fundamental Rights
  • Research and Technology
  • Trade
  • Youth

    Membership and affiliation

TechAmerica Europe is a member of an informal network of high-tech trade associations, called JAR (Joint Association Roundtable), which meets to discuss policy interests (mainly environmental).
TechAmerica Europe has been a founding member of the ICT for Energy Efficiency forum (ICT4EE) and has observer membership in the UNFCCC, the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change.

    Financial data

01/2012  -  12/2012

20,000 €

0 €

0 €

TechAmerica Europe estimates that the amount declared above, which represents approximately 10% of the overall cost budget of the organisation (48.000 €), is associated with the direct lobbying of EU institutions.

Further costs are dedicated to activities such as information gathering and distribution, policy monitoring, preparation and editing of publications.

    Code of conduct

By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.