UPDATED – Joint Staff Working Document: Report on the implementation of the 2016 Joint Framework on countering hybrid threats and the 2018 Joint Communication on increasing resilience and bolstering capabilities to address hybrid threats

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UPDATED – Adopted Documents: Eleventh Plenary Session of the EDPB (4 June 2019)

The documents adopted at the Eleventh Plenary Session of the EDPB are now available.

UPDATED – Agenda: Education, Youth, Culture & Sports Council (22-23 May 2019)

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UPDATED – ‘I/A’ Item Note: Draft Directive of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Directive (EU) 2017/1132 as regards the use of digital tools and processes in company law (first reading)

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Agenda: Expert Group on Safer Internet for Children (main group) Meeting (18 June 2019)

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UPDATED – Report from the Commission to the European Parliament, the Council, the European Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of the Regions: 2018 Annual Report on the Application of the EU Charter of Fundamental Rights

A press release is now also available.

Overview of the current legislative proposals under the Romanian Presidency

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Official Journal (C Series): Opinion of the European Economic and Social Committee on ‘The digital revolution in view of citizens’ needs and rights’

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Press Release: According to Advocate General Szpunar, Facebook can be ordered to seek and identify all comments identical to a defamatory comment that has been found to be illegal, and equivalent comments in so far as the latter originate from the same user

Advocate General’s Opinion in Case C-18/18 Eva Glawischnig-Piesczek v Facebook Ireland Limited.

Agenda: Coreper 1 Meeting (5 June 2019)

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Event: Webinar on CCCEV evolution: past, present and future (25 June 2019)

The Semantic Interoperability Community (SEMIC) action of the ISA² programme invites you to its webinar on “CCCEV evolution: past, present and future” taking place on 25 June 2019, 10:00-11:30 CEST (GMT+2).

The Core Criterion and Core Evidence Vocabulary (CCCEV) has been developed as part of the e-Government Core Vocabularies solution under the ISA² Programme. The CCCEV supports the exchange of information between organisations that define criteria and organisations that respond to these criteria by means of evidences.

Press Release: Get to know NIFO, the observer of digital government and interoperability in Europe

Among ISA² actions, the National Interoperability Framework Observatory (NIFO) is a bit unusual. Its goal is not to develop software or a data specification. NIFO is providing policy makers, researchers and practitioners with the latest developments on digital government and interoperability across Europe.

Blog: DCAT-AP – a key for European data publishers to reach the data consumers and create a European open data ecosystem

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Press Release: A new study on ‘Blockchain for Digital Governments’ published

The study “Blockchain for digital government – An assessment of pioneering implementations in public services” has been published by the ISA² ELISE Action.

The new publication analyses seven blockchain-based services developed in Europe, with an active participation of public authorities from both national and local levels.

Directive of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Directive (EU) 2017/1132 as regards the use of digital tools and processes in company law

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Proposal for a Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on preventing the dissemination of terrorist content online

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Study: Contributing to Growth – European Digital Single – Market Delivering improved rights for citizens and businesses

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Event: e-Governance Conference 2019: Same Goals, Different Roadmaps (Tallinn, Estonia, 21-22 May 2019)

World’s leading e-Governance experts, decision makers, donors, and civil society groups will meet in Tallinn, Estonia to discuss the challenges states face when engaging digital citizens.

Conference topics

1. Digital transformation goals and roadmaps
2. Cross-border cooperation in e-governance
3. Cooperation within the country: regions/cities vs state
4. Public Private Partnership (PPP) for Innovation

Written Answer to a Question: Facebook’s dominant position and consumers’ right

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Event: EGOV-CeDEM-ePart 2019 (San Benedetto del Tronto, Italy, 02-04 September 2019)

The EGOV-CeDEM-ePart 2019 represents the merge of the IFIP WG 8.5 Electronic Government (EGOV), the IFIP WG 8.5 IFIP Electronic Participation (ePart) and the Conference for E-Democracy and Open Government Conference (CeDEM). The conference is held annually, and will be hosted 2-4 September 2019 in San Benedetto del Tronto by the University of Camerino, Italy.

The conference focuses on e-Government, Open Government, eParticipation and e-Democracy, but on several other related topics too, such as the role of social media, digital transformation in society, Artificial Intelligence, policy informations, smart governance and social innovation. Several different types of submissions can be made, such as completed research, but also ongoing research, reflections & viewpoints, posters, workshops. The conference organises a PhD Colloquium and offers a limited number of PhD bursaries.

Blog by Vice-President Ansip: A Digital Single Market for Europe – the data economy

“I often say that data is the bedrock of the digital economy. It is so much more besides that.

Purely in financial terms, by 2025 the data economy of the EU-27 is likely to provide 5.4% of its GDP, equivalent to €544 billion.

Data is the basis of everything digital – and now potentially as important to business and society as the internet itself.”

Blog: Tracking data protection trends in the EU institutions

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Press Release: 33 new EU funded projects to assist EU Member States in building up their cybersecurity capabilities

EU invests through the Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) programme €11.4 million (EU contribution) in projects which seek to strengthen the European Union’s capacity and deal more efficiently with cyber-threats and incidents. It is the first time that EU is providing financial support under the CEF programme to broader categories of stakeholders which nevertheless are crucial for enhanced cybersecurity at national level.

Agenda: Working Party on General Affairs (GAG+1 – Securing free and fair European elections) (07 May 2019)

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