The Digital Economy Committee addresses authorities and community on special initiatives to promote the industry, advocates for infrastructure improvements in the field of IT and Communications, for an increased the role of ICT in the administration and for the promotion of incentives and projects aimed at maximizing this sector’s potential of contributing to Romania’s development from several angles.
The Committee’s intention is to encourage innovation, economic growth and improvements in daily life for both citizens and businesses.
Members have the opportunity to actively and directly participate in defining, developing, discussing, and resolving issues impacting the operations of their businesses in Romania.
Key topics on the agenda
ICT Legislative Framework
• Cybersecurity (especially the alignment with NIS Directive)
• Broadband infrastructure and the construction and networks licensing framework
• Data Protection Regulation
• Cloud Strategy
• Digital Government Transformation (governmental cloud & data classification & open data)
• Copyright position
ICT Key Principles on Horizontals (e.g. health, education, etc.)
Active task forces under the committee: Digital Skills & Data Protection.
Who can join
Committee membership is comprised of major multinational U.S., International and Romanian IT companies, as well as consultancy and law firms.
Meetings of the Digital Economy Committee are announced to registered members in advance, are posted on the AmCham webpage under the Committees’ Meetings Calendar and included in the AmCham Weekly Update.