Date: Fri, 30 Mar 2001 16:47:42 +0200 From: "Paul MORDANT"
Objet: Iinitiative europeenne pour aider les PME àdevenir numeriques / infodayBruxelles / 6 avril 2001/ INVITATION Helping SMEs to "GoDigital” Brussels, 6 April 2001. As part of the eEurope Action Plan, the European Commission is launching an initiative encouraging SMEs to use the Internet more frequently as a business tool. In order to introduce this initiative, a kick-off meeting will take place on the 6th April 2001, from 9.30-13.00 in the Charlemagne building, Rue de la Loi 170, in Brussels. At this meeting, the European Commission will inform about the different Community programmes and actions aimed at supporting SMEs to get into electronic business. The meeting will be opened by Commissioner Liikanen, followed by presentations from Directorates General Enterprise, Information Society, Regional Policy and Education and Culture. Invitations have been sent to European industry associations, chambers of commerce, Euro-infocentres, regional organisations and other European business support networks active in the field of e-business. An announcement of this conference has been published on the GoDigital Web-site [http://europa.eu.int/ISPO/ecommerce/godigital]. You are invited to participate in this event. Please register on the web-site as soon as possible (by 31st of March latest) and inform your members about this opportunity to exchange views with the Commission on how to help SMEs to “GoDigital”. Reinhard Büscher Jesús Villasante Head of Unit, DG Enterprise Head of Unit, DG Information Society Ministère de l'Economie, des Finances et de l'Industrie Secrétariat d'Etat à l'Industrie Direction générale de l'Industrie, des Technologies de l'Information et de la Poste Service des Technologies et de la Société de l'Information Sous Direction des Programmes et de la Prospective le BERVIL - 12 rue Villiot - 75572 PARIS CEDEX 12 Téléphone : 01 53 44 94 25 - Télécopie 01 53 44 98 51 http://www.evariste.org/actu/schouller/