A roundtable was held on18 September 2015 with Commissioner Oettinger and key Industry Leaders. The Commissioner conveyed his interest on the benefits of digital technologies for the European Industry. His blog post describes his account on the strategy to realise digitisation of the European Industry.
This event was a follow-up to the roundtable held on 30 June 2015 where questions on initiatives, needs and possible steps towards the digital transformation of the industry were posed to stakeholders. Another roundtable by Commissioner Oettinger with Leaders of Business and Research Organisations on Industrial Data Platforms took place on 17 February 2016 in Brussels.
- Background paper on Digitising European Industry
- Webinar with stakeholders, 9 December 2015:
- Presentations delivered during the webinar;
- Position papers and contributions submitted by stakeholders
- Report from the rapporteurs here (full report) and here (slides).
- Roundtable with Commissioner Oettinger and key leaders of national initiatives - 30 June 2015:
- Speech of Commissioner Oettinger at Hannover Messe - 14 April 2015
- Blog post of Commissioner Oettinger on Hannover Messe - April 2015
- List of National and Regional initiatives
- Map of National and Regional initiatives
- European Co-operation on innovation in digital manufacturing