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Stay up to date on digital developments from the comfort of your home! DIGITAL SME Live is a series of virtual events with key digital stakeholders in Europe. Conversations with high-level experts about digital skills, smart cities, artificial intelligence, and many more topics are brought to your screens via live-streams on YouTube, Facebook, and Twitter. You can ask questions by commenting or tweeting @ us.

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Past Events

Data Governance Act: What’s in it for AI-developing SMEs?

On 20 January 2021, DIGITAL SME held a workshop titled “What does the new Data Governance Act mean for SMEs?” for members of the Focus Group on Artificial Intelligence (FG AI) and other invited…

Workshop Standardisation & AI

DIGITAL SME’s Focus Group on Artificial Intelligence and Working Group (WG) Standards are organising the workshop “AI-standardisation landscape & the…

SABINA: a prime example of the twin transition to a sustainable and digital economy

On 29 October 2020, DIGITAL SME hosted an online event titled “Digitalisation in the Energy Sector: Thermal Energy contribution to the Green Deal", focussing on the SABINA project that tries to…

Debate on Digital Services Act, Digital Markets Act

Digital Services & Markets: Towards an open and competitive digital space for SMEs

Digital Services & Markets: Towards an open and competitive digital space for SMEs The Digital Services Act package will lay the legal foundation of Europe’s…

Platforms & markets: Towards an open competitive digital space (9 December 2020)

Platforms & markets: Towards an open competitive digital space On 2 December 2020, the European Commission will propose a new piece of legislation, the Digital Markets Act, which will likely…

Technology Awareness Roadshow: How Standards Can Unlock Industrial IoT for SMEs

As part of the European SME Week, this episode of DIGITAL SME Live will dive deep into industrial IoT and how standardisation can be the “magic key” to…

Success Stories and Leadership from Europe’s Digital Innovation Hubs

Event report Success stories and leadership from Europe’s Digital Innovation Hubs On 26 October, representatives from Digital Innovation Hubs (DIHs), regions, and businesses came…

Policy Webinar on Digitalisation in the Energy Sector – Thermal Energy contribution to the Green Deal

Policy Webinar: Digitalisation in the Energy Sector During the past decade emphasis on energy efficiency and renewable energy has increased as a response to the environmental challenges, including…

DIGITAL SME Blockchain Summit 2020: Europe is well-positioned to lead the global race for blockchain (event report)

DIGITAL SME Blockchain Summit 2020: Europe is well-positioned to lead the global race for blockchain (event report) On 14 October, DIGITAL SME hosted the Blockchain Summit 2020, a…

Making European Digital Innovation Hubs work for SMEs

Our next episode of DIGITAL SME Live captures the discussion on European Digital Innovation Hubs. It will try to answer two fundamental questions for the success of European DIHs:…

“The door for more SME-involvement in AI-standardisation is open”: the SBS ICT Forum 2020

Today’s SBS ICT Forum on “Policy, Norms, and Standardisation of Artificial Intelligence” brought together high-level policymakers, standardisation experts, and tech businesses to discuss challenges…

DIGITAL SME Live: The path to sustainable digitalisation

This episode of DIGITAL SME Live, streamed from the first session of our General Assembly 2020, will bring together digital businesses and policymakers to deliberate how we can achieve the…

DIGITAL SME Live Webinar: IP Dispute Resolution for SMEs–Finding rapid and amicable solutions with the help of EUIPO

If you would like to apply for EUIPO's special service for SMEs, click here! As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, many SMEs across the EU, including digital SMEs, have suffered devastating economic…

SBS ICT Forum 2020 – Policy, Norms & Standardisation of Artificial Intelligence: Challenges and Opportunities for SMEs

SBS ICT Forum 2020, Part 1: SBS ICT Forum 2020, Part 2: Join leading European policy and standardisation experts at the 2020 SBS ICT Forum…

Conversation: Europe’s Twin Transition to a Sustainable & Digital Economy

Our next episode of DIGITAL SME Live is all about the transition to a sustainable and digital economy: how can European policymakers support a sustainable digital transformation, both in terms of…