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Profile of registrant

Bundesverband Informationswirtschaft, Telekommunikation und neue Medien e. V.

Identification number in the register: 5351830264-31
Registration date: 31/07/08 13:45:38

The information on this organisation was last modified on 04/07/14 09:41:27
The date of the last annual update was 04/07/14 09:41:27


Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Name/company name: Bundesverband Informationswirtschaft, Telekommunikation und neue Medien e. V.
Acronym: BITKOM
Legal status: eingetragener Verein
Website address: http://www.bitkom.org

Sections

Section: II - In-house lobbyists and trade/professional associations
and more precisely: Trade, business & professional associations

Person with legal responsibility

Surname, Name: Mr  Bernhard Rohleder
Position: Hauptgeschäftsführer

Permanent person in charge of EU relations

Surname, Name: Mr  Constantin Gissler
Position: Leiter Büro Brüssel

Contact details:

Contact details of organisation's head office: 10 Albrechtstr. 
Berlin 10117
GERMANY
Telephone number: (+49) 30 27576 0
Fax number: (+49) 30 27576 409
Other contact information: Büro Brüssel:

BITKOM c/o Digitaleurope
Rue de la Science 14,
1040 Brüssel
Tel.: +32.2.609 53 21
Fax : +32.2.609 53 39

Goals / remit

Goals / remit of the organisation: BITKOM is the voice of the information technology, telecommunications and new media industry in Germany. BITKOM represents more than 2,100 companies, of which 1,300 are direct members. They include nearly all global players as well as more than 900 powerful small and medium-sized enterprises and more than 200 start-ups. BITKOM’s members generate an annual turnover of 140 billion Euros in total, exporting high-tech goods and services worth 50 billion Euros per year.

BITKOM provides a wide-ranging, powerful network that brings together the best minds and top companies of the digital world. BITKOM organizes a permanent exchange between experts and executives, offering its members platforms for co-operation and for interaction with key clients.

Creating a fertile environment for innovation is BITKOM’s highest priority. Core topics of BITKOM’s political agenda are education and the training of tomorrow’s IT and telecommunications specialists, Green IT, e-government, e-health, economic policy, copyright and patent law, security and privacy issues, software technologies, consumer electronics, climate protection, and sustainability as well as a new legal framework for telecommunications and the media. With digital convergence in mind, BITKOM seeks to promote the collaboration of all ICT-related enterprises.
The organisation's fields of interests are:
  • sub-national
  • national
  • European

Number of persons engaged in activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register

Number of persons: 1
Complementary information:

Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

First name Surname Start Date End Date
Martina Krauss 19/11/14 17/11/15
Constantin Gissler 15/07/14 11/07/15

Activities

Main EU initiatives covered the year before by activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register:


Creating a good environment for doing business is BITKOM’s highest priority.

Education and the training of tomorrow’s IT and telecommunications specialists, green ICT, e-government, e-health, economic policy, copyright and patent law, security and privacy issues, software technologies, consumer electronics, climate protection, and sustainability as well as a new legal framework for telecommunications and the media are the core of BITKOM’s political agenda. With the coming digital convergence, BITKOM seeks to promote the collaboration of all those working in the realm of information technology and telecommunications.

Fields of interest for e-mail alerts on consultations and roadmaps;

Fields declared by the organisation:
  • Audiovisual and Media
  • Communication
  • Competition
  • Consumer Affairs
  • Customs
  • Economic and Financial Affairs
  • Education
  • Enterprise
  • Environment
  • Home Affairs
  • Information Society
  • Internal Market
  • Justice and Fundamental Rights
  • Research and Technology
  • Taxation
  • Trans-European Networks

Networking

Information on (i) organisation's membership of any associations/federations/confederations or (ii) relationships to other bodies in formal or informal networks.




Member of DIGITALEUROPE (www.digitaleurope.org)
Member of BDI (www.bdi.eu)

Financial data

Financial year: 01/2013 - 12/2013
Estimated costs to the organisation directly related to representing interests to EU institutions in that year: 50000  € - 100000  €
Amount and source of funding received from the EU institutions in financial year n-1 of registration
Procurement: 0 €
Grants: 0 €
Other (financial) information provided by the organisation:


Code of conduct

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