CNECT - DG Communications Networks, Content and Technology
The CONNECT Advisory Forum (CAF) will be part of the Advisory Groups put in place to provide advice to the Commission on the implementation for framework programme for research and innovation Horizon 2020.
The group should take into account both the overarching H2020 challenges (innovation, societal challenges, responsible innovation, etc.) and the broader policy context within which the implementation of Horizon 2020 will be taking place, notably for DG CONNECT – Europe 2020 goals, Innovation Europe and the EU policy framework for Information and Communication Technologies – the Digital Agenda for Europe. .
Assist the Commission in relation to the implementation of existing Union legislation, programmes and policies
Assist the Commission in the preparation of legislative proposals and policy initiatives
Provides expertise to the Commission when preparing implementing measures, i.e. before the Commission submits these draft measures to a comitology committee