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The Digital Single Market Blog


The Digital Single Market blog is a collection of opinion pieces from DG CONNECT, and guest contributions from stakeholders involved in shaping DSM policies. Feel free to comment and share your ideas by participating in the discussions.

You can also read the posts from the Director General of DG CONNECT, Roberto Viola's blog.

Germany is going strong on integrating Digital Technology in businesses. Could open government efforts improve the development of more and better online public services?
Zeljko PAZIN
European cooperation in the form of the EU’s ‘Factories of the Future’ partnership is enabling a transformation of advanced manufacturing through digitisation and by unleashing a new wave of similar...
Stop having an “ambulance” view of social policy! Integrating the voice of workers and trade unions in the digitisation process is a key success factor for cooperation, for innovation – and for our...
Marco GAY
Digitalization is like globalization: it needs to be managed and ruled. Institutions and enterprises must be able to meet the challenge of digitalization together.
Alessandro BOGLIOLO
The adoption of the new skills agenda for Europe is a matter of democracy and human rights. Social cohesion and sustainable growth can be achieved only by improving people's chances in life and...
The European Commission has awarded Spectral Engines the main Horizon 2020 prize for cracking the challenge of developing an affordable and non-invasive mobile food scanner solution that enables...
Claire BURY
Reconnecting politics and citizens is one of President Juncker's key priorities.
Roberto VIOLA
Digitisation has already transformed our society, jobs and labour markets over the last twenty years.
Roberto VIOLA
High performance computing is a strategic tool for science, industry, and society. Roberto Viola and Robert-Jan Smits discuss its relevance for Europe's digital future.
Roberto VIOLA
Significant progress has been made since the launch of the European Commision's plan to help industry, researchers and public authorities to make the best of the digital transformation. Lowri...