On 15 October 2020, the ministers for Telecommunications and Digital Policy of the EU member states and EFTA will be attending an informal video conference chaired by the Federal Minister for Economic Affairs and Energy, Peter Altmaier, as part of the German Presidency of the Council of the EU. The purpose of this meeting is to facilitate informal discussions about artificial intelligence and data economy, and about the potential design of a modern European legal framework for digital services. Furthermore, the representatives of the EU Member States are to be given an opportunity to sign a joint declaration about cooperation on the establishment of a European Cloud Federation, a European network of cloud infrastructures.

Organiser: Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy

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