Thursday, October 16, 2014

Keynote session on "A European Perspective on Smart Grids"

Dr Patricia Arsene, of the Smart Cities & Sustainability Unity in DG CONNECT, will give a keynote speech on how "Europe is aiming to develop a resilient Energy Union with diversified energy sources and a world-leading position in renewable energies" at the IEEE SmartGridComm2014 Conference.


Wednesday, October 15, 2014

ICT for Water Workshop

The aim of the workshop is to provide specific details of the ICT technologies and solution approach developed within ICeWater project and to open a wider discussion with Industry and other ICT for Water projects.


Twitter chat with EC Vice-President designate Andrus Ansip

On Wednesday 15 October from 11:00 to 12:00 CET ask your questions to the EC Vice-President designate for Digital Single Market.


Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Neelie Kroes' statement on eIdentification and Trust services (eIDAS)

Neelie Kroes calls on President-elect Juncker to make a commitment that every transaction with the European Commission will be possible electronically.


eID: unlocking confidence and convenience in a Digital Single Market - Neelie Kroes

Today we stand amid a technological transformation. A world that is going digital; opportunities that are going digital. Any transaction you do offline, should also be possible online. With just as much security. Proving that you are who you say you are; signing a contract; using e-procurement, delivering a document, and so on.


Neelie Kroes letter to President-elect Juncker on making the Commission digital

Neelie Kroes, VP of the European Commission, wrote a letter to President-elect Juncker on making the Commission digital. The letter is attached.


eIDAS infographic

This eIDAS infographic illustrates how businesses will benefit from less red tape on the use of electronic identification means and trust services.


Monday, October 13, 2014

e-mark U Trust Competition - Runners up online

The e-mark U Trust Competition gets to its final stage. Choose your favourite logo among the three that made it to the final stage, and help the European Commission to select its e-mark U trust logo.


iMobility Challenge showcases intelligent vehicles in Barcelona

The iMobility Challenge presented intelligent vehicle systems to policy makers and professionals from the automotive industry at the Camp Nou, the Football Club Barcelona stadium.