This 18th of May, 11 private actors and the State of Luxembourg incorporated the non-profit Infrachain a.s.b.l. dedicated to leapfrog the adoption curve of blockchain solutions in a trusted and compliant-aware manner.
On May, 16, the CTIE invited the Luxembourg administrations to its annual eGovernment Day, focusing on the interaction between the public administration with the citizens and businesses, the Government's cloud strategy, open source software, eDelivery, and many other interesting topics.
Digital Lëtzebuerg is happy to announce that the 2017 edition of the National Student’s Fair (9-10.11.2017), the main orientation and career event for pupils in Luxembourg, will promote IT and digital skills related careers.
Professor Björn Ottersten, Director of the Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust (SnT) at the University of Luxembourg, has been awarded an Advanced Grant (AdG), the most prestigious award offered by the European Research Council (ERC). Congrats!
LuxTrust, the digital identity firm backed by the Luxembourg government and leading local financial institutions, has announced a partnership with Massachusetts-based digital identity enterprise software provider Cambridge Blockchain to develop a new privacy-protecting European identity platform.
realab, mk2, Paris Courts Devant Festival, Film Fund Luxembourg, Julie Gayet and Xavier Bettel, Luxembourg Prime Minister, Minister for Communications and Media and Minister of Culture to launch the first Virtelio Award 2017!
The sixth edition of the Digital Sports Summit, attended by nearly 80 enthusiastic participants, was held on 16 May 2017. Apart from practical reports by managers of the social networks of sports clubs such as Borussia Dortmund, the Summit focused on active discussions among experts in digital (sports) marketing.
As announced after Prime minister Xavier Bettel's visit to Estonia in March 2017, Luxembourg will soon host the first 'data embassy', storing data for the Estonian government in Luxembourg data centers. Read more on wort.lu/en.