Innovation and Networks Executive Agency

2017-3 CEF Telecom call Virtual Info Day

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Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 00:00

The 2017-3 CEF Telecom calls virtual Info Day took place on Tuesday 12 September 2017 and covered four priorities of the 2017 CEF Telecom Calls which opened on 28 June 2017.

Virtual Info Day

Date & time: Tuesday 12 September 2017

Location: virtual only - recording can be found here 

Registration & recording

Registration is now closed.

Webstreaming & recording

The event was web streamed here and the full recording will be available under the same link during 2 years. Please use the browser Chrome in case you experience problems watching the recording.


The Info Day also offered the opportunity to ask questions to Commission and Agency staff members pertaining to the calls via email to & Twitter @inea_eu #CEFTelecomDay. Questions received during the event were answered immediately, and written replies will be available on the FAQ page after the event.


The event was live tweeted with the hashtag #CEFTelecomDay. In this Twitter Moment you find a collection of the most relevant tweets of the session.

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Recording of the event:




 Introduction and Welcome

 Paloma Aba Garrote, Head of Department, Programme Support & Resources -  Innovation and Networks Executive Agency (INEA)




 CEF Telecom policy background 

 Claudia Oros, Project Officer, Programme Coordination - Directorate General for Communications Networks, Content and Technology (DG CNECT)




 Evaluation process and award criteria 

 Dãmiao Chaves, CEF Programme and Call Coordinator - INEA




 How to submit a successful application 

 Kara Baptista, Evaluation Manager, CEF Telecom - INEA 




 Questions & Answers

 Susan Tournis, Deputy Head of Unit, CEF Energy & Telecom - INEA

 11:20-11:35  BREAK

2017-3 CEF Telecom Call Priorities




 Alis Irena Riviere-Osipov, Directorate General for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs - DG  GROWTH





 Aleksandra Wesolowska - DG CNECT





 Katerina Moutogianni - DG CNECT
 Christian Nyhus - DG CNECT




 Public Open Data

 Leonardo Flores Añover - DG CNECT




 Questions and Answers & Conclusions

 Susan Tournis, Deputy Head of Unit, CEF Energy & Telecom - INEA