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.
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|33722||Claire||BURY||Claire BURY||11 February 2017||On Saturday the 11th February we celebrate the International Day of Women in Science, so this is a perfect time to give you an update on what the European Commission is doing for women in tech.||https://ec.europa.eu/digital-single-market/en/blog/women-digital-age-whole-more-sum-its-parts|
|7579||Khalil||ROUHANA||Khalil ROUHANA||10 February 2017||500 people met to discuss how to make European industry digital and fit for future. The event stressed the need for EU-level cooperation and the importance of digital know-how and skills for the jobs...||https://ec.europa.eu/digital-single-market/en/blog/stakeholder-forum-essen-message-cooperation-digitisation-industry|
|33722||Claire||BURY||Claire BURY||9 February 2017||On 1 December 2016, we launched the Digital Skills and Jobs Coalition as one of the ten initiatives in the New Skills Agenda. The Coalition brings together Member States, companies, social partners,...||https://ec.europa.eu/digital-single-market/en/blog/what-next-digital-skills-and-jobs-coalition|
|38932||Roland||SOMMER||Roland SOMMER||31 January 2017||Assessing the digital readiness of a company is often the first step to kick-start a digital transformation strategy. An initiative of the Association Industry 4.0 Austria supports businesses in this...||https://ec.europa.eu/digital-single-market/en/blog/showcasing-potential-digitalization-industry-key-promoting-its-successful-roll-out|
|38947||Gintaras||RIMSA||Gintaras RIMSA||27 January 2017||Industry 4.0 is a key driver for major innovations in production and services. It affects industrial manufacturing as well as customer relations and vocational training.||https://ec.europa.eu/digital-single-market/en/blog/baltics-future-centre-hub-service-and-production|
|38895||Encarna||GUILLÉN||Encarna GUILLÉN||26 January 2017||Encarna Guillen, Health Minister of the Spanish Region of Murcia, shares her views on the Blueprint on Digital Transformation for Health and Care.||https://ec.europa.eu/digital-single-market/en/blog/together-we-can-effectively-respond-new-ageing-related-needs|
|12053||Davide||ROCCHESSO||Davide ROCCHESSO||26 January 2017||SkAT-VG project has been doing research around the ideation, sketching, and design of sounds, with a focus on voice and gesture. A Sound Design Rendezvous marked the conclusion of the project, in...||https://ec.europa.eu/digital-single-market/en/blog/project-skat-vg-spurs-sonic-creativity-voice-and-gesture|
|38923||Henning||BANTHIEN||Henning BANTHIEN||25 January 2017||Industrie 4.0 has been established as a collaborative effort and is now also very active beyond German borders, especially at the European level and in collaboration with international initiatives.||https://ec.europa.eu/digital-single-market/en/blog/implementation-industry-40-strategy-german-plattform-industrie-40|
|28305||Levent||GURGEN||Levent GURGEN||20 January 2017||A great recognition for the first jointly funded Europe-Japan collaborative project on emerging important topics such as IoT, Cloud Computing and Smart Cities||https://ec.europa.eu/digital-single-market/en/blog/clout-project-receives-h2020-12-stars-europe-award|
|38782||Christina||NORDIN||Christina NORDIN||19 January 2017||Digitisation of industry SMEs is not happening quickly enough. The Stakeholder Forum in Essen will be a learning opportunity to improve digital coaching programs in Sweden.||https://ec.europa.eu/digital-single-market/en/blog/seizing-opportunities-4th-industrial-revolution-supporting-digitisation-swedish-industry|