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  1. Get on stage with mymeedia!

    How can events capitalise on the effort they are spending on social media? Continue reading and you’ll find a solution proposed by an EU funded project. This is a guest blog post written by George Ioannidis, director of IN2 and Maxiculture project partner ...

    Georgios Ioannidis - 16/03/2016 - 15:35

  2. Social networks, a driver for economic and political change?

    --- Posted by Isidro Laso Ballesteros, DG INFSO Scientific Officer in unit responsible for Networked Media Systems, Workshop organiser at Digital Agenda Assembly Social networks are dramatically transforming economic and policy landscape, e.g. Arab uprisin ...

    Editor Connect - 01/07/2015 - 16:28 - 1 comment

  3. Tweetchat on 30 June: How can we keep the Digital Agenda digital?

    Tweetchat on 30 June: How can we keep the Digital Agenda digital?--- Posted by Robert Madelin, DG INFSO Director General During the 1st Digital Agenda Assembly I noticed that online engagement is worth the effort. We have collected hundreds of positive fe ...

    Editor Connect - 16/03/2016 - 15:35 - 2 comments

  4. Legacy is like a ton of bricks: Thoughts on social media, entrepreneurism and participatory government

    I was invited recently to participate in a seminar on Socio-Economic Assessment of the Benefits of Social Networks for Organisations. The discussion quickly focused on how the Commission might change the way it engages in the future, and how it could cham ...

    Heather Blanchard - 16/03/2016 - 15:35

  5. Delivering better public services through the use of social media?

    In what areas and how could EU action on social media benefit employability, jobs and growth across Europe?--- Posted by Paul Timmers, Director "ICT Addressing Societal Challenges" at DG INFSO In what areas and how could EU action on social medi ...

    Paul Timmers - 20/05/2015 - 09:58

  6. Stimulating growth and business revenue through social media

    At DG INFSO, we are impressed with the drive and enthusiasm of a project being managed from a variety of independent social media experts throughout Europe in the run-up to the Digital Agenda Assembly 2012. We asked Axel Schultze, leader of the project to ...

    Editor Connect - 28/10/2014 - 16:52

  7. Able-to-Include helps persons with intellectual disabilities access the digital world

    It's high time to improve the quality of life of persons with intellectual disabilities! The Able-to-Include project does just that, through technology and innovation. This is a guest blog post written by Vanessa Vovor, Communication Officer Inclusio ...

    Vanessa Vovor - 03/12/2015 - 13:10

  8. Digital Single Market

    2016 is when many elements of our DSM strategy will get going. This is a year where we move into delivery mode, with many proposals and legislative initiatives ahead. Debates, results of consultations, and policy proposals. We want to keep you informed an ...

    Roberto Viola - 22/02/2016 - 11:15

  9. Project Factsheets: Convergence and Social Media

    The European Commission is currently funding 27 projects on media convergence and social media. Their main focus is the use of intuitive and innovative ways of interacting with networked multimedia devices and with other services and applications. Anytime ...

    Shirley Lerminiaux - 16/11/2016 - 15:05