On 17 – 18 June, more than 500 European researchers, business people, investors, and high-level policy makers will gather in Riga, Latvia for the largest conference on Digital Single Market –the Digital Assembly.

Logo of the Digital Assembly Riga 2015

The Assembly entitled One Europe, One Digital Single Market will take place at the National Library of Latvia. It is organised by the European Commission in cooperation with the Latvian Presidency of the Council of the European Union. The opening speech will be delivered by the Latvian Prime Minister Laimdota Straujuma. European Commission's Vice-President responsible for the Digital Single Market, Anrus Ansip have a "hard talk".

The Assembly will feature the key topics of the Digital Single Market strategy adopted last May, among which:

  • Digital skills,
  • Trust and confidence,
  • Creative content,
  • Ensuring access and connectivity,
  • Building the digital economy for businesses and consumers,
  • Promoting e-society,
  • Digitising European industries and enterprises.

The assembly will feature inspirational speeches by more than 50 successful entrepreneurs and public authorities. There will be networking opportunities and 7 workshops will discuss the details of the Digital Single Market strategy.

Conference keynote speakers include:

While the Digital Assembly 2015 is an invitation-only event, the live web-streaming will be available online.

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