DG INFSO becomes DG Connect

As of 1 July 2012, the European Commission’s Directorate General for Information Society and Media (DG INFSO) will change its name to Directorate General for Communications Networks, Content and Technology (DG CONNECT). This change is intended to better reflect the scope of activities of the DG. The mission of DG CONNECT will be “to harness information & communications technologies in order to create jobs and generate economic growth; to provide better goods and services for all; and to build on the greater empowerment which digital technologies can bring in order to create a better world, now and for future generations”. Read More about DG CONNECT