The digital society in Europe is being developed by siezing all the benefits that the Digital Single Market strategy provides. The European Commission is taking concrete actions for the development of cross-border digital public services and ensures the use of digital tools and systems to provide better a modern eGovernment to citizens and businesses.
The European Commission is developing policy to train European citizens in digital skills with initiatives like the skills agenda for europe. These actions will help Europe's growth in an increasingly digital society.
Smart digital technologies like the development of self-driving cars are being supported by the commission. It also encourages smart energy use in homes and for transport in order to have a positive enviromental impact.