The European Commission presented the Digitising European Industry initiative (DEI) in April 2016. Almost two years after its launch, this factsheet offers an overview of the main action lines proposed and the achievements so far.

The Digitising European Industry initiative aims to reinforce EU's competitiveness in digital technologies and to ensure that every business in Europe - whicever the sector, wherever located, whatever the size - can fully benefit from digital innovation. To reach this goal the European Commission put in place five key action lines where important progress has already been made. In this factsheet you can find a summary of the initiative, why it is needed and how Europe is progressing on its implementation.