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A Europe fit for the digital age

Empowering people with a new generation of technologies

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Key figures

€250 billion
boost to digitalisation from NextGenerationEU
80%
of EU population should have basic digital skills by 2030
€43 billion
of policy-driven investment will support the Chips Act until 2030

What we are working on

European Chips Act

European Chips Act

Strengthening Europe’s competitiveness and resilience in semiconductor technologies

Humanoid robotics and AI research and development - Institute of Robotics and Mechatronics

Artificial Intelligence

Achieving better healthcare, safer and cleaner transport, more efficient manufacturing, and cheaper and more sustainable energy through AI

Knowledge Centre on Earth Observation

Space

EU initiatives for a satellite-based connectivity system and management of space traffic

Timeline

  1. 16 November 2022

    The Digital Services Act enters into force 

  2. 15 September 2022
  3. 23 February 2022
  4. 8 February 2022

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Policy areas

Cybersecurity

Promoting cyber resilience, safeguarding our communication and data and keeping online society and economy secure

Connectivity

Improving connectivity with the goal for Europe to be the most connected continent by 2030

Digital skills

Tackling the digital skills gap and improving these skills in Europe by promoting projects and strategies

Education

Removing barriers to learning and improving access to quality education for all

European Research Area

Creating a single, borderless market for research, innovation and technology across the EU

Digital finance

New financial technologies can facilitate access to financial services and improve the efficiency of the financial system

Single market

The single market is at the heart of the European project, enabling citizens to travel, live, work or study wherever they wish

Documents

9 MARCH 2021
Communication: "2030 Digital Compass: the European way for the Digital Decade"
English
(HTML)
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19 FEBRUARY 2020
Communication: Shaping Europe’s digital future
English
(1.35 MB - PDF)
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