16th meeting of the Digital Champions
The Digital Champions Expert Group held its 16th meeting on the 26 June 2018 during the Digital Assembly 2018 in Sofia, Bulgaria. The minutes of the meeting are now available.
Radio spectrum: Commission calls on Belgium to comply with EU rules on spectrum
Today, the European Commission decided to send a letter of formal notice to Belgium requesting full implementation of the European radio spectrum rules on the grounds of the 700 MHz Decision (EU) 2017/899.
Commission asks Member States to transpose into national laws the EU-wide legislation on cybersecurity
The Commission decided today to send a letter of formal notice to 17 Member States to fully transpose into national laws the first piece of EU-wide legislation on cybersecurity. This decision affects the following Member States: Austria, Bulgaria, Belgium, Croatia, Denmark, France, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, and Spain.
#Digital4EU Stakeholder Forum on Europe’s new digital priorities
The #Digital4EU stakeholder forum took place in Brussels on Tuesday 24 February 2015. It was a one-day event organised by the European Commission. It included four workshops: Single Market 2.0 – Going digital; An empowered, protected consumer; Digital technology and copyright; and Smart Industry.
Mapping the brain: computer science teams up with neuroscience in frontier EU research
Read European Commission Vice-President Andrus Ansip's blog post on the Human Brain Project, the EU's Future and Emerging Technologies (FET) Flagship on brain research.
Broadband good practice interview: Broadband Awards success brings high-speed connectivity to rural Brandenburg
In this interview, Heinz-Peter Labonte of Media Group Lausitz describes how becoming a finalist in the 2017 European Broadband Awards raised demand for better connectivity in rural Brandenburg, Germany, and led the Lauchhammer Glass-Fibre-City project to expand.