Digital Agenda for Europe
A Europe 2020 Initiative


Scientists have created underwater robot swarms that function like schools of fish, exchanging information to monitor the environment, searching, maintaining, exploring and harvesting resources in underwater habitats. The EU supported COCORO project explored and developed collective cognition in autonomous robots in a rich set of 10 experimental demonstrators, which are shown in 52 videos. Read more
Following its concerns regarding RRT's proposed analysis of the wholesale market for fixed call termination in Lithuania, the European Commission has launched a Phase II investigation in order to further assess the appropriateness of the proposed market definition (which does not seem to be defined in accordance with EU telecom rules and competition law principles), as well as the proposed price control regulation (which does not seem to be set at a cost level reflecting the costs of an efficient operator). Read more
Check out the detailed programme and discover the speakers and topics of the upcoming CoP plenary meeting! Read more
50 civil society groups create a new network to protect citizens', workers' and consumers' rights. Read more
This day-long event includes Tapani Piha (European Commission, Directorate General for Health and Food Safety), Petra Wilson (International Diabetes Federation) and Paul Coebergh van den Braak (Philips) who will share their perspectives on personal connected health. Read more
From 22/06/2015 to 26/06/2015
Sophia Antipolis, France
The European Telecommunications Standards Institute (ETSI) is organising a Security workshop with the contribution of the European Commission. Standards are essential to ensure interoperability among systems and networks. The workshop will therefore focus on security standardization technology and innovation with the aim of improving the practical use of standards. Read more
The Alliance of Internet of Things Innovation (AIOTI) Board approves the guidelines on the operational functioning of the Alliance and welcomes its new members. Read more
A total of 1334 eHealth experts and 81 exhibitors from across Europe gathered in Riga to exchange knowledge and share best practices as part of the annual eHealth Week conference and exhibition. The presentation slides, photo's and Commissioner Andriukaitis' speech are now available. Read more
The best eHealth/mHealth solutions produced by SMEs across Europe have been awarded during eHealth Week 2015. Read more
Wearable technology is surging in popularity, now it’s time to let doctors access this data, according to Professor Tim Lobstein, director of policy at the World Obesity Federation and one of the experts of the EU-funded DAPHNE project. Read more