Digital Agenda for Europe
A Europe 2020 Initiative


Thon Hotel, Brussels (Belgium)
This conference will use case studies and digital stories to animate and bring to life the impact that digital can, and is having, on the delivery of public services. Read more
The project SECCORD - organiser of the Cybersecurity and Privacy Forum - has assembled and edited two overviews of Trust and Security projects in FP7. The handbook provides a comprehensive view of the EC's FP7 activities in the field of cybersecurity and online privacy. The impact and innovation generated by these activities is showcased in the Success Stories report. Read more
Elderly people with walking difficulties are often intimidated by busy public places. This led an EU research project to develop a robot walker to guide them around shopping centres, museums and other public buildings, thus enhancing their autonomy. Read more
Genova, Italy
MADiMa2015 brings together researchers from diverse fields of engineering, computer science and nutrition who investigate the use of information and communication technologies for better monitoring and management of food intake. June 1st is the deadline for paper submissions. Read more
The Better Regulation Agenda outlines measures to deliver better results for citizens and businesses, through an inclusive, vivid and dynamic policy-cycle. Read more
The theme of this year’s award “Solving the World’s Major Challenges – a call for innovations” targets projects, research projects and political strategies from the cultural and creative sector which offer innovative approaches for difficult global problems with special, but not exclusive, attention given to digital innovations. Read more
Department for Business, Innovation and Skills - London
What is the value of electronic identification (eID) for the business model of banks and payments companies and how can they go digital in the near future? These and more questions will be addressed during this stakeholder event, moving the banking and finance sector forward in making the use of eID a daily reality for the industry and citizens. Read more
Free speech and an informed, professional press are essential for this kind of democratic society. They are fundamental to the choices that citizens make about the future of their country. Without them, the public cannot weigh up options or judge their leaders. Without them dangerous prejudices and misperceptions take root, which undermine chances for peace and stability. Read more
Latest news on Future and Emerging Technologies research: funding opportunities, latest Project news, reporting on workshops & conferences, future events. Read more
A new EU study recommends to include the film literacy in school curricula, and to promote the establishment of general rules for licensing schemes, contributing to a wider use of films and other audiovisual content in European Schools. Read more