Declaration to join forces to boost sustainable digital transformation was kicked-off

Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment 10.12.2019 10.47
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At the Oulu Boost Event, the Deputy Mayor of Eindhoven performed with the help of hologram technology

Cooperation across geographical areas and between sectors is needed to boost innovation. It allows cities and communities to develop efficient, cost-effective and citizen-centric services. The signing process of the European Declaration to join forces to boost sustainable digital transformation in cities and communities in the EU started in Oulu Boost Event 2019 on 10 December.

Oulu Boost Event 2019 Conference is identified solutions to scale up city level findings to the European agenda in order to create better public services, emerging innovations and economic growth. Summary and Conclusions conducted by the presidency on how dgital innovation can boost the development of cities as a whole was published is conjunction of the Oulo Boost Event.

Finland’s Presidency of the Council of the EU underlines the importance of taking forward and scaling up digital solutions. Oulu Boost Event is one of the official Side Events of the Presidency. It was arranged in cooperation with the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment, Ministry of the Environment and the City of Oulu.