Digital Agenda for Europe
A Europe 2020 Initiative


Infographic giving an overview of recent decreases in roaming prices, major upcoming changes and showing all the things you can do now while roaming for 1 € more than your domestic tariff. Read more
From 26/11/2015 to 18/02/2016
The Commission is consulting on the review of national wholesale roaming markets, fair use policy and the sustainability mechanism, referred to in Regulation 531/2012 (current Roaming Regulation) as amended by Regulation 2015/2120 adopted in October 2015 by the Council and the European Parliament (OJ L 310 of 26 November 2015) on the basis of the Connected Continent proposal of the Commission of September 2013 (COM(2013)627) Read more
Place Madou 1, Karel Van Miert Auditorium, 1210, Saint-Josse-Ten-Noode, Brussels
This brokerage event is a big opportunity to get information and network on the Horizon 2020 Call for proposals on "Smart System Integration". Read more
Today the Commission launches a public consultation to gather views on technical measures related to the end of roaming charges in the EU. Read more
The project LEXNET, partially funded by the European Commission between 2012 and 2015, has concentrated its efforts on the development of effective mechanisms to reduce 50%, at least, of the public exposure to electromagnetic fields (EMF) without compromising the quality of service. This project replies to the public concern about the hypothetical health risks resulting from the devices which use EMF and radiofrequency (RF). Read more
From 01/12/2015 to 02/12/2015
Maison du Savoir, Luxembourg
This event is organised by the Luxembourg State IT Centre in the context of Luxembourg’s presidency of the Council of the European Union. It brings together eGovernment professionals from very diverse backgrounds and from all over Europe. Read more
From 25/11/2015 to 07/12/2015
This publication is made pursuant to Article 124.1 (b) of the Rules of Application of the Financial Regulation that provides for an ex-ante publication on the Institutions' websites of contracts with a value up to 60.000 EUR. Read more
STORK 2.0, the pan-European Project fostering citizens’ and business mobility in Europe through cross-border authentication and identification (eID) ended in September 2015. Read more
At the webinar, the European Commission wants to explain and reinforce the need of collaboration of on-going projects in eInfrastructure, in particular in the areas of integration of data, computing services, and transversal services. Read more
The results from the 2nd RoCKIn Challenges are now available with Homer taking the prestigious best team award. No remote control was allowed as the robots had to perform complex task without any interference from the human team members. Read more
This report, published by the EU-funded eStandards project, sets the stage for a policy dialog on the roadmap for standardization for large-scale eHealth deployment. The report notes that "there is an urgent need for standards and profiles to support large-scale eHealth deployment in a way that balances cost, quality, and access." Read more
The Digital4Science platform was launched in September 2015 to build bridges between scientists, citizens and policy-makers. It allows you to conduct and be part of interactions with scientists, technologists, researchers and innovators. Since its launch, the Digital4Science platform has seen the opening of 18 discussions on European e-infrastructures. Read more
From 23/02/2016 to 24/02/2016
CEA, Grenoble, France
Listen to state-of-the-art research, industry representatives giving their view on graphene in biosensor and implant applications. Building on these presentations, there will be moderated group discussions with the possibility of representatives across industry sectors to interact with each other as well as with researchers. The aim is to strengthen collaboration throughout the value chain from researchers, to component, system producers and end-users. Registration is open until 7 February. Read more
The Digital Champions Expert Group met for the 10th time on 20-22 October 2015. The group discussed the Digital Single Market with Commissioner G H Oettinger and DG CONNECT Director-General Roberto Viola. Read more
A new section within the Joinup Open Government community is devoted to discussing the draft outputs and results of an ongoing study on the new generation of eGovernment services and how can the public sector become an agent of innovation through ICT. Read more
From 01/02/2016 to 05/02/2016
Startup Europe's next activity is Startup Europe Week, a bottom up movement that aims to set up a meetup in every single region of Europe to inform startups about the available support and resources both at local and EU level. Read more
This workshop will share the results of the study, “Economic and Social Impact of Repurposing the 700 MHz band for Wireless Broadband Services in the European Union” which is being conducted for the European Commission by LS telcom and VVA. It will offer a platform for stakeholders to provide feedback on the findings of the study. Read more
Discover how EU companies are putting big data to use. Join the webinar on 26th November on the uptake of big data by European business. Read more
Robot Care Systems, the company behind LEA, has won the prestigious Herman Wijffels prize in the Netherlands, which comes with a €30.000 reward. LEA is a care robot disguised as a rollator that provides a number of fully autonomous functions. It can assist the elderly person with getting out of bed or chair, with walking or with holding a cup. It monitors the daily routine such as the taking of medicine or of food and drink. LEA is also the tender that has won a pan-European Pre-Commercial Procurement under the EU-funded project Silver. Read more
From 23/11/2015 to 07/12/2015
This publication is made pursuant to Article 124.1 (b) of the Rules of Application of the Financial Regulation that provides for an ex-ante publication on the Institutions' websites of contracts with a value up to 60.000 EUR. Read more