Digital Single Market
Digital Economy & Society


Get to know all about the digital single market strategy in Italy. 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.
Digital Agenda Scoreboard


Find here the most recent analysis and data for Italy.
Going local

Going Local | Italy

Going Local Italy brings the European Commission's representatives to your country, Italy 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 Italy on priority issues in this area will be updated here.

Country information - Italy

The Italian strategy for next generation access network aims at developing a high speed access netwo
Last updated on 21/10/2016 - 14:31

Broadband for All in Italy

For regions of Italy in which terrestrial internet access is not available, satellite broadband can
Last updated on 25/08/2016 - 12:17

Made in Italy

Italy has always been at the forefront of innovative thinking.
Last updated on 17/06/2015 - 10:37
Digital Champion

Riccardo Luna

Riccardo Luna is the Digital Champion of Italy. He is a journalist and an innovator, and his priorities are to close the digital divide, and to bring ultra-fast broadband to Italians.
EU investments
EU investments

Transforming Transport

Big Data will have a profound economic and societal impact in the mobility and logistics sector, which is one of the most-used industries in the world contributing to approximately 15% of GDP. Big Data is expected to lead to 500 billion USD in value worldwide in the form of...

Data-Driven Bioeconomy

The data intensive target sector selected for the DataBio project is the Data-Driven Bioeconomy, focusing in production of best possible raw materials from agriculture, forestry and fishery/aquaculture for the bioeconomy industry to produce food, energy and biomaterials taking...

Challenging the ICT Patent Framework for Responsible Innovation

The aim of the project is to provide a structured review of the role of the Patent System on the innovation process and how it impacts the social development with specific focus on the particularities of ICT research and innovation. The project will identify and thoroughly...

Participation, Privacy and Power in the Sharing Economy

In this project, we propose an in-depth empirical investigation of privacy in the sharing economy. We will investigate three challenges in particular: privacy, participation/exclusion and power. First, sharing services come with compounded privacy risks extending beyond the...

Alternative Framings for Gaming

Alternative Framings for Gaming (ALT-FRAG) is a multidisciplinary project that aims to expand the research and innovation agenda on serious gaming and gamification. The project is particularly interested in the use of games for learning and cultural development. Gamification ...