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Leading independent location technology specialist, TomTom, join the EUTA

The EUTA welcomes new member TomTom Our second new member to join us this year is TomTom, a location technology specialist, shaping mobility with highly accurate maps, navigation software, real-time traffic information and services. TomTom was founded in 1991, and by 2004 they had revolutionised the world of driving with

Dutch online retailer bol.com join the European Tech Alliance

The EUTA membership continues to grow! As we welcome in the new year, the EUTA is pleased to welcome in three new members. The first of which is bol.com, the Dutch online retailer. Originally founded as Europe’s first online bookstore in 1999, bol.com now holds the title of ‘largest online

EUTA welcomes online classified specialist Adevinta as a new member

The EUTA warmly welcomes Norwegian online platform Adevinta as the newest member of the Alliance. As the EUTA celebrates its 5-year anniversary, we also celebrate the growth of our membership. Our newest member Adevinta has joined at a crucial time for European tech, where it is more important than ever

The European Tech Alliance marks five years

We still need to get the basics right: policymakers must prioritise reducing fragmentation across markets to help scale digital businesses. Brussels, Belgium – On 20 November, the European Tech Alliance (EUTA) celebrated its fifth anniversary by hosting a strategic discussion: “The Digital Single Market – Fact or Fiction Five years on,

5 Years of the Digital Single Market and 5 Years of the EUTA

Since the launch of the Digital Single Market, five years ago, Europe’s digital landscape has changed rapidly.  Europe now has a historical opportunity to design a regulatory environment that will enable EU tech companies to grow, compete, innovate, and deliver maximum value for European consumers. This autumn, the EUTA celebrates

EUTA Position on Ex-Ante Rules

The EUTA welcomes the European Commission’s objective to address competition issues that have emerged in the European market. We believe that new ex-ante rules should complement existing competition law in order to provide fast and effective relief from widespread and unfair practices emerging from specific online platforms acting as gatekeepers.

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EUTA welcomes online marketplace Vinted as a new member

[spb_boxed_content type=”coloured” box_link_target=”_self” padding_vertical=”0″ padding_horizontal=”0″ width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”] EUTA welcomes online marketplace Vinted as a new member The EUTA is pleased to announce that the Lithuanian platform Vinted will be joining the Alliance from September 2020. At this pivotal time for the Alliance and for the tech industry globally, we

EUTA Story Book

The European Tech Alliance (EUTA) represents the digital innovators born and bred in Europe. We strive to give voice to European digital champions from across the European region, provide a better understanding of the variety of digital business models that Europe has produced and support the creation of a political and legislative landscape that can grow the European tech ecosystem.

EUTA Chair Magdalena Piech on how the COVID-19 Pandemic has affected Europe’s Digital Agenda

[spb_boxed_content type=”coloured” box_link_target=”_self” padding_vertical=”0″ padding_horizontal=”0″ width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”] EUTA Chair Magdalena Piech on how the COVID-19 Pandemic has affected Europe’s Digital Agenda Earlier this month, EUTA Chair Magdalena Piech, was interviewed by the French newspaper, Contexte, on the impact of the COVID-19 on the tech and digital agenda. The exchange

EUTA AGM brings members together online to plan for an ambitious year ahead

[spb_boxed_content type=”coloured” box_link_target=”_self” padding_vertical=”0″ padding_horizontal=”0″ width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”] EUTA AGM brings members together online to plan for an ambitious year ahead On 19 May, the European Tech Alliance (EUTA) hosted members online for our virtual Annual General Meeting (AGM). Members were welcomed by the EUTA’s President, Gianpiero Lotito, and Chair,

EUTA Position on the Digital Services Act

[spb_boxed_content type=”coloured” box_link_target=”_self” padding_vertical=”0″ padding_horizontal=”0″ width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”] EUTA Position on the Digital Services Act Today, the European Tech Alliance (EUTA) has published its Position on the Future eCommerce Framework (‘Digital Services Act’), which can be found below. The EUTA welcomes the opportunity to clarify the e-Commerce Directive with a