The European Commission has launched a public consultation on 'Building the European data economy', with the purpose of collecting input for shaping the future policy agenda on the European data economy.
Stakeholders are invited to share their views on:
The consultation targets: businesses of all sizes, manufacturers and users of connected devices, operators and users of online platforms, data brokers, businesses commercialising data-based products and services, public authorities, non-governmental organisations, researchers and research organisations, and consumers.
Prior to reponding to the ocnsultation survey, respondens are invited to read the 'Building the European Data Economy' package (adopted by the Commission on 10 January 2017) consisting of a Communication and a Staff Working Document.
The results of the consultation will feed into a possible Commission's initiative in 2017 on Building the European Data Economy.