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Photo of a person with luggage waiting for a train while using a smartphone with text "End of roaming charges - EU negotiators agree on wholesale prices, the final piece to make it happen - bit.ly/roamingeu
Photo of a person with luggage waiting for a train while using a smartphone with text "End of roaming charges - EU negotiators agree on wholesale prices, the final piece to make it happen - bit.ly/roamingeu
From 01/02/2017 to 01/02/2017
As the last step towards the end of roaming charges by 15 June 2017, representatives of the European Parliament, the Council and the Commission agreed on how to regulate wholesale roaming markets (the prices operators charge each other when their customers use other networks when roaming in the EU). Read more
From 01/02/2017 to 02/02/2017
Rome, Italy
The Collective Awareness Platforms for Sustainability and Social Innovation (CAPS) initiative intends to create awareness of the role that each and every one of us can play to ease sustainability problems. The workshop will be part of Digital Social Innovation Fair 2017. Read more
From 01/02/2017 to 01/02/2017
The EU puts an end to roaming charges for all travellers as of 15 June 2017. Dismantling additional charges for travellers, who call, send messages or surf the internet on their mobile devices while being abroad, has been one of the biggest success stories in Europe. Read more
From 01/02/2017 to 01/02/2017
The 4th of February is World Cancer Day. Digital solutions can improve cancer treatment for example by helping doctors to plan surgery better, predict its outcomes and by integrating available knowledge. Read more
From 01/02/2017 to 01/02/2017
The Commission has just published the results of the Public Consultation on the Termination Rates Recommendation. The respondents provided their view on the impact of the Recommendation, and whether the current regulatory approach should be maintained or amended. Read more
From 31/01/2017 to 31/01/2017
Held on 25 January, the workshop consisted on the presentation of studies related to Standards Essential Patent (SEP) mandated by the Commission services, including their recommendations, followed by a discussion with the participants. Read more
Minister Guillén
From 31/01/2017 to 31/01/2017
Encarna Guillén, Health Minister of the Spanish Region of Murcia, shares her views on the Blueprint on Digital Transformation for Health and Care. Read more
From 31/01/2017 to 31/01/2017
Wearable robots that can anticipate and react to users’ movement in real time could dramatically improve mobility assistance and rehabilitation tools. Read more
From 31/01/2017 to 31/03/2017
The European Union Agency for Network and Information Security (ENISA) and the Law Faculty of the University of Vienna organise this year’s edition of the Annual Privacy Forum. They invite papers presenting original work on the themes of data protection and privacy and their repercussions on technology business, government, law, society, policy and on law enforcement. An inter-disciplinary approach is highly in demand in order to bridge the gap between research, business models and policy as are proposals for new models and interpretations. Deadline is 31st of March 2017. Read more
From 31/01/2017 to 01/02/2017
Zeche Zollverein - Wilhelm-Beckmann-Straße 19, 45307, Kray, Essen, Nordrhein-Westfalen
The first European Stakeholder Forum will gather about 500 delegates for consultation and discussion on the Digitising European Industry initiative. The Forum aims to raise awareness and to foster networking between all stakeholders, in particular between the various national and regional initiatives, Digital Innovation Hubs and platforms. Read more

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