the fifth edition of eu code week will take place from 7 to 22 october 2017. hundreds of thousands of people will be programming all over europe. schools, non-for profit organizations, businesses, libraries, code clubs are all busy organising co
the public consultation took place between 24 may and 30 august 2017. it was conducted in the context of the ex-post evaluation of the directive on the legal protection of databases. the aim of the consultation was to understand how the database
egovernment can spur innovation and growth throughout the economy by offering a lead market and a platform for private services while reducing red tape and bureaucracy for all residents of europe. digital solutions can also greatly contribute to
all the european union member states and efta countries signed the 'egovernement declaration' in tallin on 6 october 2017. the declaration was signed during the ministerial meeting which took place in the framework of the egovernement ministeria
the estonian presidency of the council of the european union, in close cooperation with the commission, organised in tallinn on 5 october 2017 the second eastern partnership ministerial meeting on digital economy. during the meeting, the minist
monitoring of water quality and aquatic ecosystems is crucial to protect fragile ecosystems. with eu funding, innovative sub-aquatic and bio-inspired robots have been designed to protect flora and fauna, and monitor the impact of industry and to
the commission has just published results of the public consultation related to the review of guidelines on market analysis and significant market power (smp guidelines).
the european data forum (edf) is a key european event for industry professionals, business developers, researchers, and policy makers to discuss the challenges and opportunities of the european data economy and data-driven innovation in europe.
danica, niccolò and alessio, who travelled around europe this summer win the online photo contest launched by the european commission! many young people have enjoyed this summer without extra roaming charges while travelling within the eu.
have you detected recently illegal content online and asked the online platform hosting it to remove it? are you a hosting service provider? the european commission invites you to contribute to the study launched to monitor how effectively ille
this workshop will bring together leading initiatives from member states related to industry 4.0, key standardisation organisations and industrial players to explore views, common ground and possible joint activities on standardisation in order
15 pre-commercial procurements (pcps) have started in lithuania following last year's first call of the government's pcp support program. the support program is co-financed by the european structural and investment funds. a second call was launc
the first call of flanders region's innovation procurement support program approved the support to 12 new pre-commercial procurement (pcp) and public procurement of innovation solutions (ppi) projects. because of the success of the first call, a
keen to learn how other public procurers are using innovation procurement to improve the quality and efficiency in the construction sector? interested to learn about eu funding or assistance for innovation procurements in the construction sector
the commission wants to reduce digital skills gaps through the digital skills and jobs coalition and other initiatives. this factsheet summarises the ongoing actions.
the digital skills and jobs coalition conference 2017 will take place on 7 december in brussels and will bring digital skills actors together to celebrate the joint achievements of the coalition in its first year. at the conference, mariya gabri
the digital skills and jobs coalition invites companies and organisations to run more activities to promote the development of computational thinking and coding skills for all in a special thematic call for pledges on coding.
today, the european commission is launching the second european digital skills awards. companies and other organisations are invited to submit projects they have implemented to improve digital skills in europe for the awards. the best 4 projects
one month to go until ict proposers' day 2017, which will take place in budapest on 9-10 november. be ready and prepare your attendance by checking the ict proposers' day 2017 programme, now available online!
this communication lays down a set of guidelines and principles for online platforms to step up the fight against illegal content online in cooperation with national authorities, member states and other relevant stakeholders. it aims to facilit