Digital Single Market
Digital Economy & Society


From 18/10/2016 to 20/10/2016
Madrid, Spain
Cloud Forward 2016 invites SMEs and post-graduate students to present their innovative products, services, technologies, theses and R&D interests in cloud computing as a poster to a wide audience from academia and industry. Deadline for submission is 31 July 2016. Read more
From 26/10/2016 to 28/10/2016
Brussels, venue to be confirmed
The Directorate-General for Translation of the European Commission organises every year the #TranslatingEurope Forum to gather translation stakeholders, discuss topics of common interest and stimulate cooperation. Read more
Commission publishes the synopsis report for public consultation on Roaming fair-use policy and the sustainability mechanism. Read more
The European Commission has opened an in-depth investigation into the Portuguese telecoms regulator's (ANACOM's) plans to refrain from granting regulated local or central access to the fibre lines of MEO (Portugal's incumbent telecoms operator), in parts of the country where there is little prospect of alternative infrastructure deployment. In particular, the Commission has concerns that, if implemented, ANACOM's proposal could impede sustainable competition in the broadband markets. Read more
The European Commission's Directorate General for Communications Networks, Content and Technology (DG CONNECT) and the United States Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), after consulting with stakeholders, have updated the roadmap for their Memorandum of Understanding on eHealth/Health information technologies. Read more
The European Commission has opened an in-depth investigation into the proposal of the Italian telecoms regulator (AGCOM) to settle disputes between PosteMobile and H3G, Fastweb and Telecom Italia by requiring the three mobile network operators to pay PosteMobile a termination rate almost 75% higher than the rate charged by other mobile operators. The draft decisions concern the period when mobile virtual network operator PosteMobile was not yet designated as an operator with significant market power. In particular, the Commission has concerns that AGCOM may grant PosteMobile a termination rate Read more
Read the Synopsis report on the public stakeholder consultation on next phase of EU-US cooperation in eHealth/Health IT. The public consultation took place from 22 December 2015 to 15 March 2016 on both side of the Atlantic. Read more
A whole strand is dedicated to the subjects Interfaces, Content and Data at the ICT Proposers' Day 2016 which will take place in Bratislava on 26-27 September. Upcoming calls for proposals in these areas will be presented in 5 networking sessions, and related booths will offer further information opportunities for interested stakeholders Read more
From 26/07/2016 to 26/09/2016
In order to facilitate cross border on-line dissemination of cultural content, the Commission supports innovative strategies for the provision of subtitled versions of European cultural programmes. The present call for proposals goes into this direction. Read more
From 26/07/2016 to 26/09/2016
The Commission is launching a €500 000 call to design a technical solution which will aim to increase the exposure of European films in video on demand (VOD) services available in the EU. Read more