Promoting the Digital Economy [fr]
Transatlantic Dialogue, EUNIC (EU National Institutes of Culture) Cluster Ottawa,
and the Embassy of France in Canada present:
Promoting the Digital Economy:
Perspectives from Europe and
Friday, September 27, 2013
9:00 am - 11:45 am
Invited speakers from Europe and Canada:
Megan Richards, Director for
Coordination, DG Communications Networks, Content and Technology, European Commission.
Gilles Babinet, French multientrepreneur and Digital Champion for France to the European
Namir Anani , President & CEO, Information and Communications Technology Council.
Ana Serrano, Chief Digital Officer, Canadian Film Centre, Media Lab.
Please register at: labs.carleton.ca/canadaeurope/cu-events/digital-economy/
The European Union has been active in recent years in taking a dynamic approach to
the development of the digital economy, including its cultural and creative industries,
and in its adoption of the Digital Agenda for Europe in 2010. This half-day workshop
will explore digital economy strategies and actions, focusing on similarities and
differences between Canadian and European approaches, and economic
implications of this important sector. The full workshop description, program, and
registration are available on the event page noted above.