" ...This morning Neelie Kroes announced in a press conference the future of Directive 2003/98/EC on PSI Re-Use.
Please find the entire speech here: http://ec.europa.eu/
Please find complementary material of essence here:
among which you find:
- A survey on existing findings on the economic impact of public sector information conducted by the European Commission in 2011 (Vickery study) the overall direct and indirect economic gains are estimated at €140bn throughout the EU. Increase in the re-use of PSI generates new businesses and jobs and provides consumers with more choice and more value for money;
- A Communication on Open Data (provisional version); - A proposal for a revision of the Directive (provisional version);
- A proposal for a revision of the Commission's rules on access to the information it holds (provisional version)....
Project Manager, LAPSI, www.lapsi-project.eu, and EVPSI, www.evpsi.org
Postdoctoral Researcher, Torino Law School
Research Fellow, Nexa Center for Internet and Society, http://nexa.polito.it"