Förderverein Informationstechnik und Gesellschaft

Chat Session on Public Information 10.05.1999 16:00-18:00

CORDIS RTD-NEWS/c European Communities, 1999.

Record Control Number: 12899

Date: 1999-05-04

Category: Event

General Information:

MIDAS-NET nodes, operating under the European Commission's INFO2000 Programme, from the UK and Norway are holding a live Internet chat session on the Green Paper on public sector information in the Information Society. The chat session will take place from 16.00 - 18.00 pm (CET) on Monday 10 May 1999.

The Internet Chat session is one step in actively promoting debate on this Green Paper, which was published by the Commission on 20 January 1999. In launching a cooperative initiative, the Norwegian Node and the two United Kingdom MIDAS-NET Nodes (England/Wales, Scotland/Northern Ireland) aim to involve people from around Europe in the chat session, including the participation of European Commission officials in Luxembourg and Oslo.

All interested parties, from both the public and private sectors, are encouraged to provide their views on the issues raised in the Green Paper. The deadline for views and comments is 1 June 1999.

MIDAS-NET stands for "European Multimedia Information Demonstration and Support Network".

Data Source Provider: MIDAS-NET Coordinator for England/Wales

Document Reference: Based on an event announcement from MIDAS-NET Coordinator for England/Wales.

Programme Acronym: INFO2000

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

Contact Person:

For further information, please contact:

Neil Sandford UK MM-SIG MIDAS-NET Coordinator for England/Wales The Old Office Block Elmtree Road Middlesex TW11 8ST United Kingdom Tel.+44-181-9777670 E-mail: URL: