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The Digital Economy Committee looks at the benefits of the new economy in the form of competitiveness, growth, creation of jobs, innovation and modern democracy. The information society is a central factor influencing modern development and is a major employer in the EU, giving Europe significant social, cultural and economic opportunities. The committee monitors a variety of industry sectors, ranging from the traditional telecoms and ICT companies, to a cross-section of companies and sectors spread across the global economy.

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Current issues

  • Digital Single Market
  • Data protection & privacy
  • Cybersecurity 
  • Telecoms Single Market
  • Data economy
  • Internet governance

Sectors represented

  • Service and content providers
  • Retail & consumer goods
  • Financial services
  • Equipment manufacturing
  • Network operators

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23 May 2018
All Committees
Digital Economy
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Coming together for the future of mobility

25 Apr 2018
All Committees
Digital Economy

Artificial intelligence: an opportunity Europe should seize

21 Mar 2018
All Committees
Digital Economy

US business concerned over EU digital tax proposal