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  • Internet Governance Forum 2017: Joint Declaration from European Commissioner

    Internet Governance Forum 2017: Joint Declaration from European Commissioner Mariya Gabriel and Members of the European Parliament At the Internet Governance Forum, European Commissioner Mariya Gabriel and Members of the European Parliament: Michał Boni, Cristian-Silviu Buşoi, Eva Kaili, Tiemo Wölken, Jan Philipp Albrecht, Marisa Matias, Barbara Kappel have signed a common Declaration. “We are currently…

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  • How blockchain technology could change our lives

    In depth Analysis February 2017 “ 5. Smart Contracts:If law were Code Blockchain ledgers present several interesting and novel features over centralised ledgers. However, beyond recording the time and details of transactions, they can also play a more active, potentially autonomous role in the management and implementation of transactions. By embedding code in the blockchain,…

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  • Digital4Her : ELONTech was invited to contribute to the dialogue.

    European Commission – Upcoming events DIGITAL4HER CONFERENCE Tuesday, 19 June : DIGITAL4HER CONFERENCE The news On 19 June, Commissioner for Digital Economy and Society Mariya Gabriel will host Digital4Her conference in Brussels, focusing on building concrete measures to ensure gender equality in the digital sector. The event will gather together a broad range of stakeholders,…

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  • EU budget: Commission proposes €9.2 billion investment in first ever digital programme

    European Commission – Press release EU budget: Commission proposes €9.2 billion investment in first ever digital programme Brussels, 6 June 2018 The European Commission is today proposing to create the first ever Digital Europe programme and invest €9.2 billion to align the next long-term EU budget 2021-2027 with increasing digital challenges. http://europa.eu/rapid/press-release_IP-18-4043_en.htm

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  • Commissioner Jourová press speaking points on democracy at the digital age – 2018

    European Commission – Speech – [Check Against Delivery] Commissioner Jourová press speaking points on democracy at the digital age – 2018 Lisbon Web Summit , Lisbon, 6 November 2018 For too long we have seen big tech business as purely good or neutral, that cannot be held responsible for any consequences it may cause. “…

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  • Digital Single Market: New EU rules allow Europeans to shop online without borders

    European Commission – Statement Digital Single Market: New EU rules allow Europeans to shop online without borders Brussels, 30 November 2018 On 3rd of December 2018 the new regulation proposed by the European Commission in May 2016 to end unjustified geoblocking online will enter into force. Europeans will not have to worry about a website…

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