Find information for the press and discover the social media influencers who covered our event.

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Press Opportunities

The following have been the opportunities for the press to know more about the ICT 2018 and the work of the European Commission for ICT in Europe: 

Day 1 (December 4)

  • 10.30 Opening ceremony with Austrian Minister for Digital and Economic Affairs, Margarete Schramböck
  • 12.00 Press point Flagships in the press conference room (room 2.96)
  • 12.15 Opening of the Exhibition & tour
  • 15.30 Press tour
  • 17.00 Kick-off of the Vienna Fiware Challenge
  • 18.00 Screening of Cold War - movie supported by the MEDIA programme

Day 2 (December 5)

Day 3 (December 6)


DAY 3 - 12:00 - Joint press conference

European Commissioner Mariya Gabriel and Austrian Minister of Transport, Innovation and Technology, Norbert Hofer


Highlights of the day

ICT 2018 photo gallery

DAY 1

DAY 2

DAY 3


Press Pack 

Press tours - 12 best exhibits projects

Check the 12 best exhibits projects. They were showcased in the general exhibition in halls X3 and X4.

Success stories

Discover the success stories of the exhibited projects funded by the European Commission under the Horizon 2020 programme 

Sound of Vision: The sound shines for the visually impaired

Blockchain to give people more control about their data

ESiWace: an EU-funded project success story

5G Public Private Partnership, the Next Generation of Broadband infrastructure

FIWARE – a European success story

IoTCrawler - A search engine for Internet of Things

HOT at ICT 2018

mF2C - Towards an open, secure, decentralized and coordinated Fog-to-Cloud Management Ecosystem

Internet of Things Large Scale Pilots – Towards an Interconnected Society

Explore other ICT-related success stories that contributed to the EU research agenda: 

See other ICT-related success stories

Quantum Technologies Flagship projects

Read more details on the Quantum Technologies Flagship projects: a major initiative by the European Commission to support quantum technologies research in Europe.

Thematic News

Read the latest news and stay updated on specific topics

Join ICT 2018

ICT 2018 Exhibitors' Catalogue

Discover the Innovation and Startups Village

Smart Mobility at ICT 2018

Digital Skills @ICT2018

eHealth and ageing well at ICT 2018 - top 10 things not to miss

Innovation Radar 2018: Vote for Europe’s top innovators in health and care

Smart Living at ICT 2018

Innovation and Startups Forum at ICT 2018

Re-think the Internet - NGI at ICT 2018

Top 8 cybersecurity and ePrivacy related things not to miss

EU-funded Research Projects into Technologies for Accessibility


Live streaming

To watch again the sessions of ICT 2018, check the records of the conference on the Digital Single Market YouTube channel.

Watch also the interactive online chats with experts from the Facebook corner at ICT 2018. Click on the Digital Single Market Facebook page to follow what has been said!


Social Media Influencers

Meet the influencers who covered the event from Vienna:

Social Media Ambassadors