Digital transformation

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Webinar on the EU Digital Services Act package

In the European Alliance Against Coronavirus meeting on 23 February, Deborah Behar and Denis Sparas (legal officers at the European Commission’s DG CNECT) presented the new European Digital Services Act package to the alliance. The objective of the Digital Services Act is to modify the rules for...
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Digital Day 2021: EU countries commit to key digital initiatives

The 2021 edition of Europe’s Digital Day marks the fourth anniversary of the Digital Day event. The last edition in 2019 focused on smart and sustainable agriculture, digitising cultural heritage and encouraging women’s participation in the digital and technology sectors. Since then, these...
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Commission supports people working through digital platforms

The Commission has launched the first-stage consultation of European social partners on how to improve the working conditions for people working through digital labour platforms. Context Platform work is developing rapidly in the EU across a growing number of business sectors. It can offer increased...
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EU to set up new European Partnerships and invest nearly €10 billion in the green and digital transition

European Partnerships are provided by Horizon Europe, the new EU research and innovation programme (2021–2027). Their aim is to accelerate the development and uptake of new innovative solutions across different sectors by mobilising public and private resources, and also to contribute to the...
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Recommendations for cluster policies to boost resilience and foster the green and digital transitions

The European Expert Group on Clusters recently published a recommendation report on how to use clusters to boost the green and digital transitions and resilience. The report contains 15 specific recommendations, along with examples of good practices. It offers ideas for policymakers at European...
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Commission sets course for an open, sustainable and assertive EU trade policy

The European Commission has set out its trade strategy for the coming years. Reflecting on the concept of open strategic autonomy, it builds on the EU's openness to contribute to the economic recovery through support for the green and digital transformations, as well as renewed focus on...
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Co-operative entrepreneurship in education: Tools and resources course

YOUCOOPE is a European project that aims to encourage educational institutions to include the cooperative model in their curricula and promote it among young students and entrepreneurs. The ten institutions that promote this initiative will design innovative training modules including resources...
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Cluster congress of Spanish federation Clusters.es at Forum Transfiere

It is time for the yearly meet-up of clusters in Spain! The Spanish cluster federation Clusters.es will celebrate its cluster congress 2021 in Málaga, Andalusia, on 14 and 15 April. Taking all necessary safety measures for this first presential meeting after a long time at Forum Transfiere, Clusters...

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The SmartLabels project goes towards the integration of smart labels in the wine sector

SmartLabels is an intercluster and transautonomous initiative that tries to develop smart labels using contactless technology, to offer other functionalities to packaging such as product traceability or counterfeiting control systems. It is a project promoted within the framework of the support...
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D3T project: survey about support services for SMEs regarding digitalisation

Torino Wireless is currently wraping up an EU project called: Data-Driven Digital Transformation - D3T, funded under Horizon 2020’s call INNOSUP-06-2018: Supporting experimentation in innovation agencies - Grant Agreement 824197. D3T project aims to improve the Digital Transformation support scheme...
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Skills for Industry - Skills for Smart Industrial Specialisation and Digital Transformation

The brochure prepared by PwC EU Services, as part of the Skills for Smart Industrial Specialisation and Digital Transformation project for the Executive Agency for Small and Medium Enterprises (EASME) and the Directorate General for Industry, Growth & Internal Market (DG GROW) of the European...
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High-Tech Skills Industry Report

In the framework of the Skills Agenda for Europe innitiative, the European Commission (DG GROW) with the support of its Executive Agency for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (EASME), launched an initiative to develop an integrated Digital Capability Reference Framework for enterprises to...