Förderverein Informationstechnik und Gesellschaft

Candidates sought by the European Commission

CORDIS RTD-NEWS/c European Communities, 1999.

Record Control Number: 13222

Date: 1999-07-01

Category: Tender

General Information:

Candidates for an advisory panel to monitor ISIS, the Information Society Initiative on Standardisation, are being sought by the European Commission.

The Information Society Standardisation Advisory Panel (ISSAP) will monitor the implementation of the ISIS programme, evaluate the results achieved, and identify priorities and optimal working methods for future initiatives in the field.

Expertise is sought in the following areas: - technological expertise as regards IT and related technologies, particularly interoperability issues; - legal expertise as regards standardisation, intellectual property rights, competition rules and anti-trust regulations; - socio-economic expertise, particularly with a view to the market power and potential market failures of electronic commerce and public procurement; - consumer protection and representation of public interest, especially regarding accessibility, security, data protection and privacy.

Interested persons must provide evidence of their professional experience and ability by submitting a detailed curriculum vitae.


The deadline for receipt of expressions of interest is 5 August 1999.

Data Source Provider: Official Journal of the European Communities

Document Reference: OJ No C 184 of 30.6.1999, p. 11.

Programme Acronym: ISPO

Subject Index Codes: Information Processing, Information Systems; Information, Media

Contact Person:

For further information please contact:

European Commission
ISIS Secretariat
200 rue de la Loi (SC-15 1/161)
B-1049 Brussels