27 Jun 2017

Press release - Digital Advisory Council

Press release - Digital Advisory Council

DIGITALEUROPE hosted the second meeting of its high-level Digital Advisory Council (DAC) to establish the ambition towards making the Digital Single Market a reality and leverage the growth potential of digitalisation in Europe.

European institutional leaders gathered together with European CEOs from leading EU-based tech companies like SAP, Devoteam, Nets and Cisco to jointly reflect on the future of Europe as a datadriven economy. The discussions of the DAC revolved around DIGITALEUROPE’s study “Facing the data economy: Last call for Europe!”, in anticipation to the upcoming mid-term of the European Commission.

“We know for a fact that Europe is lagging behind the rest of the world in digitalisation. If we want to remain competitive on a global level, Europe urgently needs to be more united and forceful in seizing a greater proportion of the opportunities presented by the digital transformation,” said DIGITALEUROPE President Markus Borchert. “We cannot afford to hesitate while other parts of the world roll out cutting-edge connectivity and develop digital solutions and applications at breathtaking speeds.”

Back to
View the complete Press Release
PDF
Our resources on ****
Policy Paper 26 Jun 2020
DIGITALEUROPE recommendations on the operating principles of R&I partnerships
Policy Paper 17 Jun 2020
DIGITALEUROPE's response to the European Commission's AI White Paper consultation
Policy Paper 11 Jun 2020
JBCE – DIGITALEUROPE joint position paper on the NFRD review
Hit enter to search or ESC to close
This website uses cookies
We use cookies and similar techonologies to adjust your preferences, analyze traffic and measure the effectiveness of campaigns. You consent to the use of our cookies by continuing to browse this website.
Decline
Accept