27.09.2016

IEU MONITORING: SMART CITIES Telegram 26 Sept 2016




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# EU URBAN AGENDA

  • Jobs and skills in cities: Eurocities conference in Rotterdam
  • SCIS: Agreed Draft of the New Urban Agenda

# EU COMMISSION

  • DG Connect: Cultivating cities as test-beds for innovation
  • 14th European Week of Regions and Cities - final call for registrations
  • Covenant of Mayors Brokerage Event: Horizon 2020 Smart Cities and Communities 2017 Call

# EESC

  • Report: Smart cities project: study visit in La Rochelle, France - European Economic and Social Committee

# EIP-SCC

  • How to Connect an E-Mobility Strategy with a Sustainable Urban Mobility Plan?
  • EIP-SCC: The Spanish National Plan for Smart Cities, a “pioneer governance framework” according to ITU/UNESCO
  • EC Smart Cities Info Days
  • Smart Summit London

# SMART GOVERNANCE

  • SCIS: Accelerating urban transition: tapping the full potential of smart city and community pilots – a Smart City Expo side event
  • 1st International Conference “Smart Ideas and a New Concept of Economic Regeneration in Europe”
  • Science for for Smart Specialisation workshop: "Combining old and new approaches for monitoring and evaluating Innovation policies"
  • Conférence des villes : "bâtir la ville de demain, plus solidaire" - Gouvernement.fr
  • U.S. National Science Foundation: Smart and Autonomous Systems
  • New Covenant of Mayors publication highlights best practices of signatories
  • 60 International Mayors Found the Global Parliament of Mayors
  • 35 Finalists Chosen for Fourth-Annual C40 Cities Awards - C40: Blog

# SMART INFRASTRUCUTRE

  • Smart Cities Council: Executive Summary: Smart Infrastructure Unlocks Equity and Prosperity for Our Cities and Towns

# SMART SECURITY

  • Yahoo Finance: Survey: Cyber Attacks Against Smart City Services May Pose Public Safety Threat
  • Computer Business Review: Cyber attacks on smart cities could threaten public safety

# SMART INDUSTRIES

  • DG Connect Workshop: Smart Systems Integration & Smart Objects: how to enable a 'fast track to manufacturing' in Europe
  • Smart Regions in Smart Europe: Digital Innovation Hubs shaping the Digitisation of European Industry
  • Micro-Nano Electronics session at the ICT Proposers' Day 2016
  • The European Nanoelectronics Forum 2016
  • Spicy Nanoelectronics - SUPERTHEME Project
  • 1st International Conference “Smart Ideas and a New Concept of Economic Regeneration in Europe”
  • Die Mittelstand 4.0-Kompetenzzentren unterstützen kleine und mittlere Unternehmen auf dem Weg zur digitalen Transformation

# SMART ENERGY

  • Open invitation to EU Regions for Smart interregional cooperation in Energy
  • Microgrids Convergence Conference Oct. 25-26: Microgrids, Smart Cities and Advanced Transportation Oct. 25-26
  • Small Power, Big Grid: NRDC Series on Distributed Energy and Transmission - Microgrid Knowledge
  • UK Open consultation: Consultation on Smart Energy Code and Licence Amendments – September 2016
  • Zukunft der Stromversorgung in der Hauptstadtregion: Projekt SMART Capital Region abgeschlossen

# SMART ENVIRONMENT

  • Event: IRENA & Partners Focus on Sustainable Cities
  • SCIS: How Amsterdam is building a zero-emissions city
  • C40 Blog: Cities offer a great platform to bring about change, says C40 Executive Director Mark Watts

# SMART MOBILITY

  • Smart urban mobility: cities of the future
  • The European Mobility Week Award Is Open for Applications
  • COST: Intelligent Transport Systems - a Tool or a Toy?
  • ELTIS: CIVITAS releases inspiring stories for better urban mobility
  • New brochures published by DYN@MO and 2MOVE2 projects
  • UNECE: New developments regarding technical provisions for automated driving
  • Future Personal Mobility Visions, Part 1: Car-Free Lifestyles - The Energy Collective
  • Fraunhofer IAO: Befragung: Dienstleistungen für Elektromobilität

# SMART FARMING

  • Precision Agriculture, what is it and how can it affect farming in Europe? A new study - European Parliamentary Research Service

# SMART LIVING

  • OpenLivingLab Days 2016
  • Norwegian Government: Architecture and sustainable urbanisation

# SMART PEOPLE

  • Cities can guide smart skills investment - EUROCITIES
  • Cisco Network: Natural language: The future of automated writing
  • UKAuthority.com: Scotland aims to boost digital learning in schools
  • BMWi und DFKI: Einladung zu Roadshow Digitalisierung und berufliche Qualifizierung

# SMART CITIES - USA

  • FACT SHEET: Announcing Over $80 million in New Federal Investment and a Doubling of Participating Communities in the White House Smart Cities Initiative
  • National Science Foundation commits more than $60 million to Smart Cities Initiative
  • NSF: Smart and Connected Communities (S&CC)
  • Smart Cities Council Joins the White House Commitment to Further Advance Smart Cities in the U.S.
  • One smart city standard to rule them all? - American City & County

# SMART CITIES - INDIA

  • Smart City Project: Chandigarh signs MoU with French body - The Indian Express

# SMART CITIES - CHINA

  • Blockchain drives Wanxiang’s $30B smart city project - Readwrite


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IEU MONITORING: DIGITAL Telegram 26 Sept 2016




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# DSM

  • Next Generation Internet: The Internet of humans - Blog post by Roberto Viola

# AVMS-D

  • Bericht zu audiovisuellen Mediendiensten - Zitate der Europa-SPD

# ROAMING

  • Roaming fair use rules: Commission services submit draft to European Parliament, Member States and EU telecoms regulators
  • Roaming: new “fair use” proposals are a good start, say Industry Committee MEPs
  • EP background on roaming/fair use
  • S&Ds welcome new approach to fair use of free roaming, but demand stronger consumer protection
  • EuroparlTV: End of roaming: Questions from social media

# NET NEUTRALITY

  • Webinar: Net neutrality in Europe: The BEREC guidelines and beyond - Geneva Internet Platform

# GEOBLOCKING

  • Geo-blocking regulation: exchange of views on 29 September - Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protection

# PORTABILITY

  • In-Depth Analysis - EU Portability Regulation: In-Depth Analysis of the Proposal - PE 571.369 - Committee on Legal Affairs

# CYBER SECURITY

  • United Against Hate Speech on the Web: Where do we stand? - Speech by Commissioner Jourová at Conference with German Justice Minister Maas
  • BMJV: Gemeinsam gegen Hasskriminalität im Netz – Wo stehen wir?
  • Le premier label Coffre-Fort Numérique a été délivré
  • PubAffairs Bruxelles: SAVE THE DATE | Digitising the European industry: Cybersecurity challenges (October 25)

# BIG DATA

  • EU Council: ST 12567 2016 INIT Opinion 8/2016 EDPS Opinion on coherent enforcement of fundamental rights in the age of big data

# E-COMMERCE

  • EU Commission Answer - Impact of Lufthansa's discriminatory surcharge on internet distribution of airline tickets and choice/price of tickets for consumers - E-005398/2016
  • DG Trade: WTO Public Forum EU Working Session (Digital Trade)
  • CCIA: WTO Public Forum: Enabling Human Rights and Inclusiveness through Digital Trade

# INTERNET GOVERNANCE

  • European telcos support a swift transition of IANA functions to ICANN
  • Preserving a Free and Open Internet - Google Public Policy Blog
  • Bridging the Digital Divide: Promoting Entrepreneurship and Overcoming Obstacles to Digital Growth - Geneva Internet Platform

# E-PRIVACY

  • Contributions received from public bodies to the ad hoc consultation on the Evaluation and Review of the ePrivacy Directive

# E-GOVERNMENT

  • cep-Analyse zum Europäischen Aktionsplan für eGovernment: Mit dem eGovernment-Aktionsplan 2016–2020 will die EU-Kommission die Digitalisierung der öffentlichen Verwaltung beschleunigen

# EU MEDIA

  • EU Commission Answer - Establishing EuropeTV - E-004418/2016

# DIGITAL RADIO

  • UK Ofcom: New technology promises a local radio revolution

# FILM INDUSTRIES

  • Seven EU-funded films awarded at the San Sebastián Film Festival

# EU REGISTERS

## EU COUNCIL
  • ST 12526 2016 INIT Threat assessment on Internet facilitated organised crime (iOCTA)
## EU PARLIAMENT
  • EU Commission Answer - Space surveillance and tracking - E-005243/2016
## EU COMITOLOGY


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26.09.2016

IEU.MONITORING: EU DIGITAL Telegram 23 Sept 2016




Our telegram headlines today*:



# BIG DATA

  • EDPS: 23 September 2016 - Fundamental rights in the age of Big Data
  • Twitter and UN Global Pulse Announce Data Partnership

# CLOUD 

  • Draft report - European Cloud Initiative - PE 587.505v01-00 - Committee on Industry, Research and Energy

# DSM

  • Bündnis "Zukunft der Industrie": Dringender Handlungsbedarf bei Verkehrs- und digitaler Infrastruktur

# GEOBLOCKING

  • EP Motion for a resolution on geoblocking - B8-2016-1012

# NET NEUTRALITY

  • Bundesrat will Netzneutralität stärken und Hörfunk-Digitalisierung beschleunigen 
  • Bundesrat: Schnelles Internet für alle

# 5G

  • St 12279 2016 Add 1 COMMISSION STAFF WORKING DOCUMENT 5G Global Developments Accompanying the document COMMUNICATION FROM THE COMMISSION 5G for Europe: An Action Plan

# CYBER SECURITY

  • ENISA A week to go for the European Cyber Security Month launch!
  • EU Council Answer - New information on the Edward Snowden case - E-003726/2016
  • Get Safe Online on the Yahoo! data breach 2 years ago
  • Deutscher Bundesrat fordert Schutz vor digitalem Hausfriedensbruch
  • BSI im Dialog mit DAX-, MDAX- und TecDAX-Unternehmen

# DATA PROTECTION

  • CNIL (France): Sweep day 2016 : des objets connectés encore trop peu transparents sur l’utilisation des données

# E-COMMERCE

  • St 12309 2016 Rev 1 - World Customs Organization: First Meeting of the Working Group on E-commerce (WGEC) 21-23 September 2016 - Final result of coordination

# AVMS-D

  • AVMS Review and Media Regulators’ Independence: the Dancing Procession of Echternach? - LSE Media Policy Project Blog 

# SPECTRUM

  • DG Grow: Ionospheric Correction Algorithm for Galileo Single Frequency Users v1.2 released

# EU REGISTERS

## EU COMMISSION
  • CNECT (DG Communications Networks, Content and Technology) Commission Decision concerning Case DE/2016/1911: Market for wholesale local access provided at a fixed location in Germany – LLU one-off fees. Article 7(3) of Directive 2002/21/EC: No comments.  C(2016)6261/F1 Document request
## EU COUNCIL
  • Cm 3988 2016 Rev 1 JOINT MEETING CULTURAL AFFAIRS COMMITTEE/AUDIOVISUAL WORKING PARTY

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