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1 July 2016
European Commission Report on Bringing Europe's Cultural Heritage Online

This report on Digitisation, Online Accessibility and Digital Preservation of Cultural Material reviews and assesses the overall progress achieved in the European Union in implementing the Commission Recommendation of 27 October...[more]


1 July 2016
Open Innovation 2.0 Conference testimonials

This is what people said about the 4th edition of the OI2 event in May, 2016[more]


1 July 2016
Open Innovation 2.0 Conference 2016

A video wrap-up of the event atmosphere[more]


1 July 2016
Reorganisation of the Directorate General for Communications Networks, Content & Technology

Get to know how the Directorate General for Communications Networks, Content & Technology (DG CONNECT) is organised as from the 1 July 2016.[more]


30 June 2016
The Exploitation of Film Heritage Works in the Digital Era

The European Audiovisual Observatory has released a study on film heritage works and their presence online. The study was commissioned by the European Union.[more]


30 June 2016
Commission endorses Italy's ultra-broadband plan for 2016-2022

The European Commission has found Italy's high-speed broadband plan, with a budget of about €4 billion, to be in line with EU state aid rules. The scheme will bring fast internet access to areas where it is currently not...[more]


30 June 2016
DI4R 2016: The meeting place for e-Infrastructures and their users

Researchers, developers, data practitioners and service providers are invited to the DI4R event to brainstorm and find practical solutions to support and facilitate science and research across Europe.[more]


30 June 2016
Boosting SMEs in the cultural and creative sectors: European Commission and EIF launch a new guarantee scheme

The European Commission and the European Investment Fund (EIF) today launched a €121 million guarantee initiative to support SMEs in the cultural and creative sectors via financial institutions. This scheme is expected to...[more]


30 June 2016
Launch of Creative Europe's Cultural and Creative Sectors Guarantee Facility

Lack of financing in the cultural and creative sector is widely acknowledged to be a barrier to European scale successes. This new financial instrument aims at providing opportunities to thousands of Small and Medium Enterprises.[more]


30 June 2016
Building online trust and confidence: Electronic signatures, seals & trust services now valid throughout EU

From 1st July, people, businesses and public administrations will be able to carry out convenient, secure and legally valid electronic transactions across borders. EU rules on electronic signatures, electronic seals, time stamps,...[more]