Expert groups are consultative entities set up by the Commission. They provide advice and expertise to the Commission and its departments prior to the preparation of legislative proposals and policy initiatives, delegated acts and in view of the implementation of existing EU legislation, programmes and policies.
The Commission regularly meet with web entrepreneurs, expert groups and digital champions to discuss new ways to promote a more inclusive digital society:
Their advice helps to ensure that the research and innovation funding programme Horizon 2020 delivers on its promise to improve the lives of European citizens by pushing research all the way to innovation and value creation.
The two groups are: