The Executive Agency for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (EASME) is conducting the study “Big Data and B2B platforms: the next big opportunity for Europe” (under the COSME programme) whose objective is to analyse how to accelerate the growth of the data-based economy and to support the developmen
This lunchtime meeting will debate the financing and investment challenges in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE), the funding needs for CEE business and the access to finance and the alternatives to bank finance, the next Multiannual Financial Framework (MFF) and the balance between public and private
Europe received about 1.4 million refugees and irregular migrants in 2015 and 2016. The extent of these mostly unregulated inflows into EU territory has left policymakers in the dark about the characteristics and motives of these recent immigrants.
Understanding how and why individual ESG components can impact corporate performance, and consequently portfolio construction, security selection and risk management, is essential for mainstreaming sustainable finance.
The architecture of global economic and financial governance is undergoing a deep and pervasive transformation with the emerging economies on their way to becoming far more important and influential in both the International Financial Institutions and the more informal groups.
What is the role of gas in the future European energy mix? The event will unite and put to the test different perspectives on the future of gas, and test the results and policy recommendations developed as part of the SET-Nav project.
As the Horizon 2020-funded EUNPACK project nears its end, this final two-day conference on 18-19 March will provide an opportunity to look back at three years of research and fieldwork and to consider the policy implications of its findings.
The Trump administration has developed an aggressive stance in trade policy around the world. It suddenly confronted its NAFTA partners Canada and Mexico with protectionist demands in a revised NAFTA and engaged in a trade war with China.
Digital currencies remain the most widespread blockchain-based innovation to date. However, multiple other use cases are being tested in different economic sectors: post-trading of securities, energy grids, etc.
The lunch time event will provide expert speakers and the public with an opportunity to critically consider the regulatory framework for the lawful processing of data by security and intelligence agencies. Special attention will be given to the following questions:
Irregular migration to Europe through the sea, though risky, remains one of the most popular migration options for many Sub-Saharan Africans. Policymakers have scaled up their efforts to deter potential migrants from embarking on this dangerous route.