Digital Champions meet at least twice a year and more often virtually. Agendas and reports are available in this section

16th meeting - 26 June 2018

The Digital Champions Expert Group held its 16th meeting on the 26 June 2018. The group continued discussion on digital skills and jobs. The minutes of the 16th meeting are available.

15th meeting - 6 December 2017

The Digital Champions Expert Group held its 15th meeting on the 6 December 2017. The group continued discussion on digital skills and jobs. The minutes of the 15th meeting are available.

14th meeting - 16 June 2017

The Digital Champions Expert Group held its 14th meeting on the 16 June 2017. The group continued discussions on digital skills and jobs. The minutes of the 14th meeting are available.

13th meeting - 28 March 2017

The Digital Champions Expert Group held its 13th meeting on March 28 2017. The meeting concentrated on digital skills and jobs. The minutes of the 13th meeting are available.

12th meeting - 2 December 2016

The Digital Champions (DC) Expert Group held its 12th meeting on 2 December 2016. The group exchanged views on digital skills and jobs.
The Champions also participated in the launch of the Digital Skills and Jobs Coalition on the 1st of December in Brussels.
The minutes of the 12th meeting are available.

11th meeting - 29 September 2016

The Digital Champions (DC) Expert Group held its 11th meeting on 29 September 2016. The group exchanged views on the Digital Single Market (DSM) Strategy.
The Champions also participated in the Digital Assembly organised by DG CONNECT and the Slovakian EU Presidency on 28-29 September in Bratislava.

The minutes of the 11th meeting are available.

10th meeting - 20-22 October 2015

The Digital Champions (DC) Expert Group met for the 10th time on 20-22 October 2015 in the margins of the ICT 2015 conference and exhibition. The group discussed the Digital Single Market with Commissioner G H Oettinger and Roberto Viola, Director General of DG Connect.

The agenda and minutes of the 10th meeting are available.

9th meeting - 17-18 June 2015

The Digital Champions (DC) Expert Group held its 9th meeting on 17-18 June 2015. The group was briefed and exchanged views on the Digital Single Market (DSM) Strategy and on DSM governance.

The Champions also participated in the Digital Assembly organised by DG CONNECT on 17-18 June in Riga.

The agenda and minutes of the 9th meeting are available.

8th meeting - 25 February 2015

The Digital Champions (DC) Expert Group held its 8th meeting in Brussels on 25 February 2015. The group exchanged views with VP Ansip and Commissioner Oettinger and was briefed on the Juncker investment plan, internet governance and Latvian Presidency priorities.

The Digital Champions also participated in the #Digital4EU Stakeholder Forum organised by DG CONNECT on 24 February.

The minutes of the 8th meeting are available.

7th meeting - 29 September 2014

The Digital Champions (DC) Expert Group held its 7th meeting in Brussels on 29 September 2014. The meeting with VP Neelie Kroes took place from 8:45h to 9:45h.

The Digital Champions also participated in the Digital Action Day organised by DG CONNECT on the same date.

6th meeting - 19-20 March 2014

The Digital Champions expert group 6th meeting was held in Brussels on the 19-20 March 2014. The two-day meeting included workshops on the Grand Coalition, EU Code Week and with the Young Advisers to former VP Neelie Kroes.

5th meeting - 25-26 November 2013

The Digital Champions expert group (read the 5th meeting) was held in Brussels on the 25-26 November 2013, to discuss the Champions' priorities for 2014 and to find synergies with those of the then Vice-President Kroes and DG CONNECT. A second aim of the meeting was to inform the DCs about available funding, such as the Structural Funds and to ensure that they were up-to-date with the latest policy developments.

4th meeting - 18 June 2013

The Digital Champions expert group 4th meeting was held in Dublin the 18 June 2013. The meeting focused on the three priorities of DG Connect: the Single Telecom Market, The Grand Coalition for Jobs and Skills and the Web Entrepreneurship. You can read the presentations of the champions at the sessions for more information.

3rd meeting - 18 December 2012

The Digital Champions 3rd meeting happened on 18 December 2012.

2nd meeting - 19 September 2012

See theThe Digital Champions 2nd meeting (pdf 91 Kb).

1st meeting - 25 June 2012

The first meeting of the Digital Champions(pdf 138KB) happened on the 25 of June 2012.