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  • Public consultation on the BEREC Medium-Term Strategy: Two weeks left to submit your contribution

    22 March 2017

    BEREC is currently reviewing its Medium-Term Strategy (MTS) and seeks for inputs from stakeholders via the new BEREC online public consultation tool: https://www.discuto.io/en/berec by 5 April 2017 , 12:00 midday CET . The purpose of the public consultation is to increase transparency...
  • Outcomes of the 30th BEREC plenary meetings (Paris, France on 23-24 February, 2017)

    08 March 2017

    The 30 th BEREC plenary meetings marked the start of BEREC work for 2017. Three documents were adopted at the 30 th plenary meetings: the draft BEREC Medium-term Strategy 2018-2020 consultation document , an updated survey on Universal Service provisions , and a summary report of the...
  • BEREC Chair welcomes the EC proposal to harmonize NRAs’ competencies on market shaping aspects of spectrum management

    01 March 2017

    Mr Sébastien Soriano, BEREC Chair 2017, took part in several events organized during the Mobile World Congress (Barcelona) including notably the European Internet Forum, the Trans-Atlantic Policy Dialogue, one roundtable and one conference organized by the GSMA. He also took part in...
  • BEREC will launch a public consultation on the draft Medium-term Strategy 2018-2020

    28 February 2017

    On 8 March 2017, in Brussels, BEREC will hold a public debriefing to launch a public consultation to seek early inputs to its draft Medium-term Strategy 2018-2020, inform about the outcomes of the 30 th BEREC plenary meetings and give an overview of BEREC’s work in 2017. BEREC...
  • BEREC Workshop: Preparing the revolution for the Internet of Things

    27 January 2017

    On 1 February 2017, BEREC will hold an expert Workshop on the Internet of Things (IoT) in Brussels, with live streaming on the BEREC website ( www.berec.europa.eu ). Dedicated to the topic “Enabling the Internet of Things”, the event will bring together experts and stakeholders to...
  • BEREC Chair at ITRE hearing: New BEREC for new tasks?

    26 January 2017

    “Do you need a new BEREC to achieve its new tasks and missions?” asked Mr Soriano expressing BEREC’s strong disagreement on the EC proposal for the new structure of the Body . On 26 January, in Brussels, BEREC Chair 2017...
  • BEREC key priorities 2017

    11 January 2017

    Following a public consultation and the discussion at the Stakeholder Forum, BEREC adopted its Work Programme for 2017 . Next year, the analysis of the Commission's proposal regarding the framework review and the provision of inputs to the European institutions will be a key...
  • BEREC Newsletter is out!

    19 December 2016

    In this BEREC Newsletter edition , please find more information on the following topics: - Elections of the BEREC Chair 2018 and Vice-Chairs for 2017 - BEREC adopts Opinion on draft Code - BEREC Work Programme 2017 - BEREC Report on Transparency and Comparability of International...
  • National regulators transforming into “Net Neutrality watchdogs”

    17 November 2016

    “National regulators shall monitor and enforce compliance with the Net Neutrality rules’ stressed the incoming BEREC Chair Sebastien Soriano at the Third World Internet Conference (WIC) held in Wuzhen, China from Nov 16 to 18, 2016.  In his presentation Mr Soriano...
  • Competition is driver for investment – BEREC Chair Eschweiler at the B-day Going Giga

    15 November 2016

    “Promoting investment is not only one of the framework objectives, but also one of BEREC’s strategic pillars” - emphasized BEREC Chair Wilhelm Eschweiler at the B-day Going Giga , organized by DG CONNECT (EC) on 15 November 2016 in Brussels. Soon after the publication of...