The minutes of the meeting, including the minutes of the coordinators’ meeting are now available.
Weekly activities of the Commissioners in energy & climate, environment, digital, transport, trade, finance, food & drink and health policy.
The Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) Telecom 2019–2 call in support of European Digital Service Infrastructures in the areas of Cybersecurity, eHealth, eProcurement, European e-Justice, European Platform for Digital Skills and Jobs and the Public Open Data is now closed. Ninety-five (95) proposals were received, requesting a total of EUR 54.888.829 for EUR 25.000.000 of available funding.
The press releases regarding the outcomes of the Commissioner-designate hearings are included in this post.
The European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) suggests that the EU should develop a certification for trustworthy AI applications, to be delivered by an independent body after testing the products for key requirements such as resilience, safety, and absence of prejudice, discrimination or bias. The proposal has been put forward in two recent EESC opinions assessing the European Commission’s ethical guidelines on AI.
The Index of Readiness for Digital Lifelong Learning (IRDLL) is a result of collaboration between the Jobs & Skills Unit of CEPS and Grow with Google. It arose from a long-standing interest of both parties in digitalisation of education and the labour market.
At this Policy Dialogue, the EPC will present the main findings and recommendations from its publication, followed by a panel debate involving key actors concerned with EU industrial strategy.