This year, the Commission's
Information Society Technologies (IST) Key Action II Conference
will take place in Prague on 16-18 October 2002.
The Key Action II event will
take place this year in Prague at a time when the EU's 6th Framework
Programme for research and technological development is getting
underway. The event will provide opportunities for Europe's eBusiness
researchers and industrialists to build networks for collaborative
research within the 6th Framework Programme.
The e2002 conference will also
offer an opportunity to understand the structure and contents
the Key Action II element of the Specific Programme for R&D
activities in the field of Information Society Technologies within
the 6th Framework for EU research (2002-2006).
The conference will cover a
wide area with topics ranging from eBusiness applications to
security, from knowledge management to specific projects aimed
at dealing with issues relevant to SMEs. Over the years, the
annual Key Action II conference and exhibition has become a major
European Commission event, offering European IT industries and
specialists a unique opportunity to keep pace with the best of
innovation in Europe, to exchange experiences and ideas and to
make or renew key contacts.
The eBusiness and eWork events
are the conferences for RTD projects in Key Action II of the
IST Programme. Key Action II of the IST Programme is also the
primary sponsor of the eBusiness and eWork conference series.