Many SMEs lack the skills to harness the digital transformation. The European Commission has recognised their decisive impact and made digital skills one of the five pillars of the Digital Europe programme. In the business world, Free and Open Source Software (FOSS) has become ubiquitous.
The FOSS4SMEs consortium wants to explore how Europe and its SMEs can benefit from FOSS by adjusting public policy. For this reason, we have drafted policy recommendations on how the European Union can support SMEs using FOSS. Join us to discuss these recommendations with our distinguished panel and at the following cocktail reception.
The EIT Digital General Assembly elected Linnar Viik as new Chairman of the EIT Digital Supervisory Board.
A workshop on cybersecurity in the energy sector was hosted by the Secretariat on 17 September 2019 in Vienna. The workshop, which brought together more than forty participants from the ministries, regulatory bodies and operators of critical electricity and gas infrastructures across the Energy Community, was dedicated to presenting the preliminary results of a study on cybersecurity.