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Profile of registrant

Digital Interoperability Forum

Identification number in the register: 77946677931-57
Registration date: 01/02/12 16:31:10

The information on this organisation was last modified on 06/01/14 15:55:47
The date of the last annual update was 06/01/14 15:55:47

Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Name/company name: Digital Interoperability Forum
Acronym: DIF
Legal status: informal association
Website address:


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

Person with legal responsibility

Surname, Name: Ms  Sheila Cassells
Position: Executive Director

Permanent person in charge of EU relations

Surname, Name: Ms  Sheila Cassells
Position: Executive Director

Contact details:

Contact details of organisation's head office: 39 Belgarum Place Staple Gardens
Telephone number: (+44) 1962 861975
Fax number: (+) 
Other contact information:

Goals / remit

Goals / remit of the organisation: Informing and influencing debate, legislation and regulation affecting the technologies used in the media and communications industries, particularly the sectors involved in distributing paid-for content. Advocating market-led solutions which facilitate innovation and are investment-friendly.
The organisation's fields of interests are:
  • 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

No accredited persons


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

Digital Agenda, eco-design, accessibility, standardisation, data protection/privayc by design, interoperability, digital piracy,

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

Fields declared by the organisation:
  • Audiovisual and Media
  • Climate Action
  • Competition
  • Consumer Affairs
  • Culture
  • Energy
  • Environment
  • Information Society
  • Internal Market
  • Research and Technology
  • Trade


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

Financial data

Financial year: 01/2013 - 12/2013
Estimated costs to the organisation directly related to representing interests to EU institutions in that year: 800000  € - 900000  €
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.