The Digital4EU Stakeholder Forum will take place in Brussels on Thursday 25 February 2016. This one-day event, organised by the European Commission, will be centred around the progress made in creating a Digital Single Market in Europe.
Digital4EU 2016 is the second edition of the #Digital4EU Stakeholder Forum, which focused on President Jean-Claude Juncker's digital priorities.
Digital4EU 2016 will concentrate on five areas:
- The European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI) mobilising digital projects;
- Delivering the Digital Single Market – from the Digital Economy and Society Index (DESI) to action;
- The Digital Economy: the data and computing opportunities for Europe
- Innovate, start and scale-up;
- Platforms, is there a need to regulate?
Please check the Digital4EU Programme to get more details about the agenda of the event.
Commissioner Günther H. Oettinger (@GOettingerEU), responsible for the Digital Economy and Society, a representative of the Dutch EU Presidency and Roberto Viola (@ViolaRoberto), Director-General of DG Connect, will hold keynote speeches during the event. Claire Bury, new deputy Director-General of DG Connect, will close Digital4EU 2016.
The event will be moderated by Gareth J. Mitchell, lecturer at the Imperial College in London and presenter at BBC Click.
You can follow the event live via webstream by clicking here for the EFSI session and here for the other sessions on the day of the event.Expected Participants:
Private / Public sectorState: Pending
For more information about the agenda, please refer to: https://ec.europa.eu/digital-agenda/en/digital4eu-2016-programme