Digital Squads: the French Institute supports a cross-european dialogue on a common digital strategy

A joint initiative of several European organizations including the French Digital Council (CNNum), the European Digital Squads will officially be launched in Tallinn on Friday, September 29th.

This ad-hoc network of European organizations, which core expertise is the digital transformation of society and the economy (the CNNum is in charge of advising the French government regarding all digital affairs), will reflect on policy recommendations to enrich the works of the European Commission and Member States regarding a European strategy for a digital single market.

Artificial Intelligence, the accountability of platforms and convergence between digital and ecological transitions might be among the first topics the Digital Squads would work on.

The French Institute in Estonia is co-organizing the launch event of the European Digital Squads, along with the Estonian Ministry of Economic Affairs and Communications, the French Digital Council and the Foresight Centre of the Estonian Parliament. The kick-off will take place in the morning of the Tallinn Digital Summit, major event of the Estonian presidency of the Council of the EU.

Although this event is in a format restricted to professionals associated with the Squads, it includes a debate that will be video recorded and shared afterwards.

Read the press release: 

Télécharger / Lae alla (PDF, Unknown)

 

Read this article in: Français,

“Le Cirque du Macaron” joins FI Pass card partners

Tallinn

  Aleksandra is an economist and mother of two girls for whom pastry is also a passion.   She launched her Cirque du Macaron project almost two years ago and continues to develop it, always looking for new recipes to explore. Her idea: to present real French pastries to Estonians.   She...

Read more

gastronomy

How to follow the French Institute of Estonia on social media

February 23, 2018

Do you follow us on social media? Here's a short recap of all the different ways to be up to date with our activity. Facebook where? facebook.com/if.estonie what for? News about French language classes and events by the Institute, useful info about France, and contests to win presents from our...

Read more

French documentary at KUMU: “Rock’n’roll… Of Corse!”

March 14, 2018

A free screening of the French documentary "Rock'n'roll... Of Corse"! will take place at KUMU on Wednesday March 14th at 6pm. In French and English, with English subtitles. The movie is about the life of Corsica-born Henry Padovani, who arrived as a young musician in London in 1976, co-founded the...

Read more

Special screenings of Michael Haneke’s French-Austrian movies at Soprus

February 5, 2018 / February 6, 2018

Ahead of the premier of Hneke's new movie "Happy End" on February 8th, Kino Sõprus is programming 2 special screenings of some of his masterpieces: The Piano Teacher on February 5th and Amour on February 6th. February 5th, 8:30pm : The Piano Teacher (2001) Synopsis: A young man romantically...

Read more