Digital Single Market
Digital Economy & Society


Get to know all about the digital single market strategy in Germany. You can find specific information on digital indicators about societal, economic and business data in your country. Details of local events and activities promoted by the Commission will be updated here.
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Going local

Going Local | Germany

Going Local Germany brings the European Commission's representatives to your country, Germany to communicate on the Digital Single Market Strategy in the local context. Information on events, local representation teams, reports on progress, challenges and debates in the Germany on priority issues in this area will be updated here.

Country information - Germany

Germany’s broadband strategy sets the goal of providing all households with broadband access of at l
Last updated on 12/09/2016 - 15:14

Broadband for All in Germany

For regions of Germany in which terrestrial internet access is not available, satellite broadband ca
Last updated on 25/08/2016 - 12:34

Made in Germany

Berlin is the heart of the German startup landscape.
Last updated on 17/06/2015 - 10:33
Digital Champion

Gesche Joost

Gesche Joost is the Digital Champion of Germany. Her priorities are to improve and enhance digital skills, diversity in the digital society and an open internet.
EU investments
EU investments

Chronic Stress Biomarkers for Early Detection and Prevention of Burnout

In 2013, the costs of work-related depression in the EU-27 was estimated to be €617 billion annually , taking in account costs to employers resulting from absenteeism (€272 billion), loss of productivity (€242 billion), healthcare costs (€63 billion) and social welfare...

Support to Reinforce the European Strategy Forum for Research Infrastructures

"A 4 year ""Coordination and Support Action"" project led by the Science Technology Facilities Council (UK) in partnership with Universita degli Studi di Milano, (Italy), ATHENA Research and Innovation Centre, (Greece) and German Aerospace Center, DLR (Germany). The goal of...

THOR – Technical and Human Infrastructure for Open Research

Five years ago, a global infrastructure to uniquely attribute to researchers their scientific artefacts (articles, data, software…) appeared technically and socially infeasible. Since then, DataCite has minted over 3.5m unique identifiers for data. ORCID has deployed an open...

Mont-Blanc 3, European scalable and power efficient HPC platform based on low-power embedded technology

"The main target of the Mont-Blanc 3 project ""European Scalable and power efficient HPC platform based on low-power embedded technology"" is the creation of a new high-end HPC platform (SoC and node) that is able to deliver a new level of performance / energy ratio whilst exe...

SITless: Exercise Referral Schemes enhanced by Self-Management Strategies to battle sedentary behaviour

The increase of the elderly population leads to increased prevalence of frailty, risk for poor health outcomes, and related health and social care costs. Lack of physical activity (PA) and established sedentary behaviours (SB) constitute an additional burden, as they are...