The NSF Big Data innovation Hubs organises an interactive workshop titled "Trans-Atlantic Symposium on Public Private Partnerships for Big Data Research and Innovation and Workforce Development" on November 19-20, 2017 in Versailles.
More information about the track here.
With the objective of assessing the economic value and potential of data sharing between companies in Europe, and to understand the success factors of data sharing between economic operators, the European Commission has launched a survey to gather information from companies that are either sharing data or re-using data.
This survey is part of the first comprehensive study that has ever been carried out in Europe to ascertain the economic and innovation potential of data sharing. The survey is available on https://ec.europa.eu/eusurvey/runner/DataSharingEurope// in different languages, and will be open until November 30.
Your involvement and participation in this survey is very important for the European
Commission, so that reliable can be conclusions can be drawn from a representative sample.
In order to promote digital innovation in health and care for the benefits of citizens and health systems in Europe, the European Commission launched a public consultation on Health and Care in the Digital Single Market. The BDVA TF7-Healthcare members provided a collective answer on these three pillars. You can find BDVA's response to the EC's consultation on Health and care in the Digital Single Market here.
- reduce the number and range of data localisation restrictions;
- enhance legal certainty;
- facilitate cross-border availability of data for regulatory control purposes;
- improve the conditions under which users can switch data storage and/or processing service providers or port their data back to their own IT systems;