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Going local

Going Local | Netherlands

Going Local Netherlands brings European Commission's representatives to the Netherlands to communicate on the Digital Single Market Strategy in the local context.

Country information - Netherlands

The Dutch government supports the goals of the DAE, which implies that all households should have th
Last updated on 16/01/2017 - 16:40

Broadband for All in the Netherlands

For regions of the Netherlands in which terrestrial internet access is not available, satellite broa
Last updated on 25/08/2016 - 12:31

Made in the Netherlands

A small country with a flexible and English-speaking workforce, exceptional digital access, many inn
Last updated on 15/03/2016 - 14:24

Grand Coalition - Pledge of Amsterdam Metropolitan Area

Invest €20-50mln to organize Amsterdam Metropolitan Solutions, a design contest for an applied techn
Last updated on 17/06/2015 - 11:09
Digital Champion

Tineke Netelenbos

Tineke Netelenbos is the Digital Champion of the Netherlands. Her priorities are to improve a safe internet and to improve e-skills in people.
EU investments
EU investments

Rights Data Integration

Rights Data Integration (RDI) is an exemplary implementation of a framework being developed by the Linked Content Coalition (LCC) to demonstrate how participants in the content supply chain can manage and trade rights for any and all types of usage across any and all types of...

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...

Knowledge Complexity

One of the major terminological forces driving ICT development today is that of ‘big data.’ While the phrase may sound inclusive and integrative, in fact, ‘big data’ approaches are highly selective, excluding any input that cannot be effectively structured...

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...