Thursday, June 2, 2016

eGovernment4EU online platform

Contribute to the eGovernment Action Plan 2016 – 2020: this online platform has been set up to gather ideas for new actions and provides a space for all to collaborate and discuss how to improve eGovernment services in the EU.

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A European agenda for the collaborative economy

The European Commission today presented guidance aimed at supporting consumers, businesses and public authorities to engage confidently in the collaborative economy. These new business models can make an important contribution to jobs and growth in the European Union, if encouraged and developed in a responsible manner.

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Tuesday, May 31, 2016

European Commission and IT Companies announce Code of Conduct on illegal online hate speech

The Commission together with Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Microsoft (“the IT companies”) today unveil a code of conduct that includes a series of commitments to combat the spread of illegal hate speech online in Europe.

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Code Week EU 2016 – Skill up for the digital world with #codeEU!

The 4th edition of Code Week EU is less than five months away! Between 15 and 23 October, millions of children, young adults, adults, parents, teachers, entrepreneurs, and policymakers will again come together at events, in classrooms and libraries across Europe and beyond to learn to create with code.

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Monday, May 30, 2016

Feasibility study on cross-border use of eID and authentication services (eIDAS compliant) to support student mobility and access to student services in Europe

The European Commission will soon launch a call for tenders for a service contract of a maximum value of EUR 60 000. The purpose of this call for tenders is to deliver a feasibility study on cross-border use of eID and authentication services (eIDAS compliant) to support student mobility and access to student services in Europe in accordance with the description of services required included in the attached annex (SMART 2016/0064)

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Personalised Medicine Conference 2016

This event will explore personalised medicine through a research policy lens. It aims to showcase the current state-of-the-art in the area and explore research and innovation challenges for advancing the field to the benefit of patients. It will be live web streamed and you can also follow the discussion on twitter via #PerMed2016.

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