IEU Monitoring: IEU DIGITAL Telegram 28 Nov 2016




Our telegram headlines today*:


# CEF

  • EU Commission: Public Consultation on the mid-term evaluation of the Connecting Europe Facility (CEF)

# COPYRIGHT

  • Hearing on Copyright reform - 29-11-2016 - Committee on Legal Affairs

# GEO-BLOCKING

  • Geo-blocking: EU Council agrees to remove barriers to e-commerce
  • EU Commission Vice-President Ansip welcomes Member States' common position to tackle geo-blocking
  • Cross-border online content services, cross-border adoptions: committee votes
  • EP Draft opinion - Contracts for the online and other distance sales of goods - PE 594.153v01-00 - Committee on Legal Affairs
  • DigitalEurope: The Council's General Approach on Geoblocking—unfinished business handed to the European Parliament
  • BEUC: Member States lukewarm on tearing down obstacles for borderless shopping in the EU
  • EuroCommerce sees rushed Council deal on geoblocking as a missed opportunity
  • WKÖ zum Verordnungsvorschlag zu Geoblocking: Kein guter Tag für unternehmerische Freiheit 

# DSM

  • Digital Single Market: Structured Dialogue with Commissioner Oettinger
  • Council conclusions on mainstreaming digital solutions and technologies in EU development policy

# DATA PROTECTION

  • Report - Agreement between the United States of America and the EU on the protection of personal information relating to the prevention, investigation, detection, and prosecution of criminal offenses - A8-0354/2016 - Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs
  • ST 14794 2016 INIT Negotiations on the modernisation of the Council of Europe Convention for the Protection of Individuals with regard to Automatic Processing of Personal Data - Preparation of the Council of Europe Rapporteur Group on Legal Co-operation meeting on 1 December 2016 (Strasbourg)

# GEODATA

  • Gemeinsame Verbändeerklärung -- Geodaten: Handlungsempfehlung hilft Ver- und Entsorgungsunternehmen bei Umsetzung der INSPIRE-Richtlinie -- Handlungsempfehlung legt bundesweit einheitliches Verfahren zur Meldung der Metadaten zur Umsetzung der INSPIRE-Richtlinie vor

# CYBER SECURITY

  • ST 14904 2016 INIT Six monthly report on the implementation of the Cyber Defence Policy Framework
  • Cyber-Angriffe auf Telekom-Kunden: BSI fordert Umsetzung geeigneter Schutzmaßnahmen
  • DigitalEurope speaks at “EUNITED against Crime” Event

# AVMS-D

  • French draft Decree amending the Decree concerning on-demand audiovisual media services at EU Commission

# ROAMING

  • EPP: Lower phone bills through new rules for telecom providers

# GAMIFICATION

  • New projects supporting the Creative Industries and Gamification

# ROBOTICS

  • Robotik und Künstliche Intelligenz - Position der Digital Working Group -  EU-Abgeordneter Jan Philipp Albrecht (Die Grünen)

# INTERNET GOVERNANCE

  • UNECE Working Party on Regulatory Cooperation and Standardization Policies - 26th Meeting - Geneva Internet Platform
  • Briefing: Internet governance in January 2017 - Geneva Internet Platform 

# DIGITAL SKILLS

  • 16 outstanding projects in the European Digital Skills Award 2016 final
  • Google and Bertelsmann launch mobile digital skills initiatives with Udacity - 10,000 Android scholarships available for EU developers

# EBU

  • EBU: Improving safety of news staff in the field explored at seminar in Rome

# EP IMCO COMMITTEE

  • EP Voting list : 2016 - Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protection

# EU REGISTERS

## EU COMMISSION
  • ### DG CNECT
## EU COUNCIL
  • ST 14780 2016 INIT Developments on internet governance - Information from the Commission
  • CM 4995 2016 INIT WORKING PARTY ON TELECOMMUNICATIONS AND INFORMATION SOCIETY
  • ST 14682 2016 INIT Mainstreaming digital solutions and technologies in EU development policy - Council conclusions (28 November 2016)
  • ST 14882 2016 INIT Any other business GALILEO Information from the Commission on the state of play
  • ST 14498 2016 INIT Report from the Working Party on e-Law (e-Justice) to Coreper/Council


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