Study on the impact of the ICT sector on growth and competitiveness

September 21, 2005

Brussels, 20 Sep 2005

The Commission's Information Society DG has published a call for tenders relating to a study on the impact of the information and communication technologies (ICT) sector on economic growth and competitiveness.

The i2010 initiative aims to exploit the opportunities for economic growth and jobs in Europe by promoting an open and competitive digital economy. Policy actions undertaken within this initiative will have impact on the competitiveness of the European ICT sector and on the rest of the economy.

The objective of the present study is therefore to define the 'new' ICT sector, to propose a set of indicators to measure competitiveness and its impact on growth, to provide up-to-date data in this respect and to contribute to the analysis of current progress towards the spread of the information society.

For further information, please contact:

European Commission
Directorate-General Information Society
Attn: Jurand Drop
Directorate C, Unit C1
BU33 2/05
B-1049 Brussels
Tel +32-2-298-0766
Fax +32-2-296-1780

To see the full details of the call, please:
click here
Remarks: The deadline for requesting tender documents is 21.10.2005.
The deadline for submitting tender documents is .10.2005.

Before contacting the Commission, tenderers are strongly advised to consult the original call text in the Official Journal of the European Union at the reference below.

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