Check the infographic below to get an overview of the facts related to the backward trend in the participation of women and girls in the digital sector and EU actions that are in progress to achieve a gender-balanced digital sector.
Local governments are more and more using open data to provide public services to their citizens. But how to involve the citizens, and especially older citizens in this? Get to know the Mobile Age project tools and discuss their lessons learnt.
The digital gap affecting Europe's rural areas represents an obstacle to their development and to the EU's economic growth. The lack of reliable internet connections limits both individuals and businesses. The European Commission has come up with a plan to gradually close this gap, introduce broadband infrastructure and help empower these areas. It aims to present ways in which broadband projects can be implemented in rural and remote areas and to share good practices along with information about the Commission's "Action Plan for Rural Broadband".
Digital solutions for better health and care is a trending topic at regional, national and EU-level. Join the free of charge seminar on this topic as part of the European Week of Regions and Cities in Brussels. Relevant stakeholders will share their visions, policy and best practices to make a success out of the digital transformation of health and care in Europe.
At this year's European Week of Regions and Cities (8-11 October 2018) a political debate about the future of health in Europe will take place, with Commissioner for Health and Food Safety Andriukaitis as one of the speakers.
Today we celebrate Ada Lovelace Day, celebrating the world’s first computer programmer and her achievements. It is also a day celebrating the contributions of women in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM).
A thematic online event on cybersecurity challenges and possible solutions to enhance cyber resilience in Europe's critical infrastructures. The session was focused on the energy, the financial services and the transport sectors of our economy. This session is part of a series of events on cybersecurity organised by the DG CONNECT team to celebrate the European Cyber Security Month 2018. Watch the video now.
Graphene Week succesfully presented the accomplishments of the Graphene Flagship, both in the form of scientific achievements and as the definitive source for information about the graphene universe:from the lab to industrial applications.