The following topics will be addressed throughout the course of the day: Preview of the economic impact of open source; Open source policy trends around the world; Latest initiatives of the European Commission and Member States; Discussions on findings and actions with experts from academia, business and policy. The event is organised in the context of a current study conducted by OpenForum Europe (OFE) and Fraunhofer ISI.

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The detailed agenda can be found on the event website.

A stakeholder survey was launched in September. The aim is to gather and analyse the views of a broad set of stakeholders on the topic of the impact of Open Source, hereby creating a robust empirical representation of the opinions and issues at stake.

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More info about the study and the survey