The TechScale200 is a list of 200 of the most exciting European technology businesses that have achieved significant scale and are maintaining rapid growth. The listed companies have been chosen in conjunction with Dealroom and VC partners, largely using publicly available data on funding, employee growth and web traffic. The listed companies had reached USD 20 million in revenues or 100+ staff and had grown 50%+ in the last two years. Many are significantly larger and faster growing.
Jointly organized by the World Bank’s Infrastructure Vice Presidency and the Toulouse School of Economics, the first annual Infra4Dev conference aims to explore the intersection between infrastructure, digitalization and regulation, and to survey the current policy debate on these issues within the frontier markets, with a view to reflecting upon the implications for the developing world.
The potential of the rail sector in delivering EU policy priorities is the main topic and title of the opinion adopted by the members of the European Committee of the Regions (CoR) during their December plenary session. Pascal Mangin (FR/EPP), Regional Councillor of Grand Est, highlights in his opinion ways to make the transport sector greener by making better use of rail and how rail can contribute to greater economic and social cohesion in Europe’s regions.
Today the Council adopted conclusions on the significance of 5G to the European economy and the need to mitigate security risks linked to 5G.
As part of its vision to make road transport smarter and more convenient, the European Automobile Manufacturers’ Association (ACEA) has drawn up a check-list of rules and regulations that need to be put in place to make automated driving a reality in the EU.
A summary of the policy debate ‘Digital transport services for people: The next steps for sustainable European solutions’ is now available.
The EU transport ministers will meet in Brussels on 2 December and the telecommunications ministers on 3 December. The meeting agendas include digital transport services, legislative proposals related to transport, 5G and the data economy.