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19 March 2015
Online survey: Public sector ICT procurement practices based on standards

On behalf of the European Commission (DG CONNECT), PwC is carrying out an online survey to collect the views of European public entities on ICT procurement practices based on standards. The deadline for this survey: 31 March 2015[more]


19 March 2015
Ex-ante publicity for low-value contracts between EUR 15 000 and EUR 60 000: Global perspective on economic aspects of cloud computing - SMART 2015/0017

This publication is made pursuant to Article 124.1 (b) of the Rules of Application of the Financial Regulation that provides for an ex-ante publication on the Institutions' websites of contracts with a value up to 60.000 EUR....[more]


18 March 2015
How to Build Smart Mobility Systems to Improve Local Transport Plans?

In the framework of the Festival Futur en Seine, Europe's major festival dedicated to digital innovation, the City of Issy-les-Moulineaux (Paris, France) organises a conference on “How to Build Smart Mobility Systems to...[more]


18 March 2015
Study Digital Agenda for Europe – Engagement for Growth and Jobs, Lot 3 - ICT and Innovation (Final report)

The project “Digital Agenda for Europe – Engagement for Growth and Jobs, Lot 3 - ICT and Innovation” is part of a wider assignment intended to mobilise efforts and stimulate commitment around the use of ICT to...[more]


18 March 2015
ENERGISE at a glance

The ENERGISE project (ICT-based ENERgy Grid Implementation - Smart and Efficient) is one of four EU-H2020 funded projects in the area of Smart Cities and Sustainability. With its "low carbon energy" strategy, the European...[more]


18 March 2015
European Commission started another investigation over German attempt to introduce fixed termination rates contrary to EU telecom rules

The European Commission has opened an in-depth investigation over the German telecoms regulator (BNetzA) pricing of fixed termination rates (FTRs) for the alternative operators. According to the Commission, the German proposal...[more]


18 March 2015
Ex-ante advertisement for a call for tenders up to 60.000 €: Training courses on topics related to modern telecommunication networks and technologies

This publication is made pursuant to Article 124.1 (b) of the Rules of Application of the Financial Regulation that provides for an ex-ante publication on the Institutions' websites of contracts with a value up to 60.000 EUR.[more]


17 March 2015
Two more cities join the Green Digital Charter initiative

The Cities of Roubaix (France) and Burgas (Bulgaria) have signed the Green Digital Charter initiative in January and February respectively, promoting the use of ICT solutions to reduce cities' emissions and greening the cities'...[more]


17 March 2015
Exposure of minors to alcohol advertising

The European Commission has awarded a specific contract to Ecorys Nederlands B.V., in partnership with the National Institute for Health and Welfare (Finland) for a study on the exposure of minors to alcohol advertising on linear...[more]


17 March 2015
Data for policy: when the haystack is made of needles. A call for contributions

The European Commission has launched a study on 'Data for policy: big data and other innovative data-driven approaches for evidence-informed policymaking'. Contribute to the collective reflection by sharing with us good practices...[more]