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Europe’s Tech Leaders to meet Commissioners in early February

Fri, 01/15/2016 - 11:04

On February 11, Europe’s digital business leaders will meet with Vice-President Andrus Ansip, Commissioner Věra Jourová and Commissioner Günther H. Oettinger during the first meeting of DIGITALEUROPE’s C-level Digital Advisory Council.

“This is a special opportunity for Europe’s political leaders to meet tech executives who are making investment decisions that affect Europe’s prospects for job creation and economic prosperity”, said DIGITALEUROPE’s Director General John Higgins

Topics on the agenda will include Europe’s data economy prospects, the digital skills gap and progress of the single market in the digital era.

About the Digital Advisory Council

The Digital Advisory Council (DAC) comprises a mixture of European CEOs of leading global digital companies and CEOs of large and small European digital companies. The Council was established to provide long-term vision and strategic advice on the business, trade and investment frameworks needed to boost Europe’s digital growth, and its competitiveness globally.

The full list of DAC members is available here.