Sectoral e-Business Watch Conference: ICT and e-Business for an Innovative and Sustainable Economy

The upcoming 2009 Conference of the Sectoral e-Business Watch, a programme of the European Commission’s Directorate-General Enterprise and Industry, focuses on the economic impact of ICT on innovation and environmental sustainability as well as on resulting implications for competitiveness and policy. In the inspiring atmosphere of Hotel Bloom in Brussels the study team will present the final results of the studies in 2009 to an expected audience of more than 100 experts from policy, industry and business associations, research and consultancy.

The main theme of the morning sessions is “ICT and sustainability”, the main theme of the afternoon “ICT and industrial policy”. Invited experts will offer complementary views for discussion. This is the sixth e-Business Watch Conference since the first one organised in 2002, and in this tradition it promises a great opportunity to exchange ideas on current and future developments in ICT and e-business.

The conference is open to anyone interested and free of charge. For further information and registration, please visit the Conference website at