The Member States have been invited to develop comprehensive national digital skills strategies by mid-2017 in the New Skills Agenda for Europe. To support the development of these strategies the European Commission together with national experts has developed a shared "concept" for digital skills strategies. Read more
Healthcare procurers from Turkey, Portugal, Spain and Italy have bundled forces in PROEMPOWER to buy together the development of personalised diabetes management solutions for more effective management of diabetes type2 patients. The open market consultation for their PCP procurement will take the form of meetings in Ankara on 31 May, Lisbon on 22 May, Murcia on 24 May, Naples on 6 June and through a webinar on 18 May 2017. Read more
Swedish, Spanish and Danish healthcare procurers have joined up in LIVE INCITE. Their aim is to encourage the market to develop interactive IT-solutions that empower patients and support lifestyle changes in order to improve outcomes of surgical procedures as well as cost effectiveness of healthcare providers. Companies and researchers are invited to participate in the LIVE INCITE open market consultation until 22 June 2017. Read more
During the workshop learning technologies experts were reflecting on possible future Research, Development and Innovation (RDI) priorities for the next programming period and beyond.
The workshop was organised around a participatory method that allowed all participants to prepare in advance individual contributions to be presented and discussed together in the meeting. The final outcomes of the workshop discussions are presented in this report. Read more
High risk, long term, multidisciplinary and collaborative frontier research, laying the foundations for radically new, next generation technologies – this is the essence of the Future & Emerging Technologies (FET) programme. But how do you communicate efficiently on such high level science projects without losing your audience along the way of science? How do you achieve the outreach you have always dreamt of? Read more
This meeting will kick off the discussion for the future strategic direction of the Photonics Public Private Partnership (PPP) in Europe. It will provide participants with information about the Photonics PPP achievements, latest news on EU calls and financing opportunities beyond the Horizon 2020 programme.
The event will offer a platform to network with the European Commission, Parliament and Regions and with colleagues from Photonics Industry and Science. Read more
This study examines the presence of EU content in Video-on-Demand services. It also delivers insights into the online advertising market and the presence of broadcasters on video sharing platforms. Read more
The European Commission has just launched a public consultation to prepare the review of the Significant Market Power (SMP) Guidelines, dating from 2002. The goal is to update the guidelines in time for the implementation of the new European Electronic Communications Code. The update of the guidelines shall take into account changes in the telecoms markets and recent developments in regulatory and competition law. Read more
The European Commission has opened a public consultation on the review of the SMP Guidelines of 2002 in view to update them in time for the implementation of the new European Electronic Communications Code. Read more
In line with the recently adopted Network and Information Systems (NIS) Directive, important digital businesses ("digital service providers") will be required to take appropriate security measures and to notify incidents to the competent national authority. To specify further the elements and parameters related to security and notification requirements, the Commission is empowered to adopt an implementing act. The workshop will serve as a forum for interested stakeholders from the private sector and the Commission to discuss and exchange views on the possible content of this implementing act. Read more