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Discussion Paper

No. 429: Broadband infrastructure and the future use of audiovisual content

The consumption of audiovisual content via the internet has been increasing for years. The presented discussion paper investigates the future development of the consumption of audiovisual content via the internet and the implications for broadband infrastructure in Germany. Read More...

WIK Conference: The future of connectivity 16-17 Oct Brussels

Join us on 16-17 October in Brussels to explore the practical implications of the new EU electronic communications code and planned financing initiatives for rural broadband. Read More...

WIK Conference: Platforms. Data. Policy.

Join us on 18 October in Brussels to discuss the opportunities and challenges of a thriving European data economy and the Digital Single Market Read More...

Current publications and events of WIK

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Discussion Paper

No. 428: Drivers and barriers to commercially negotiated access to alternative FTTB/H network infrastructures

Open Access is considered a possible new paradigm for the German broadband market. The present discussion paper analyses the experiences to date, points out relevant fields of action and dares an outlook on future developments. Read More...

Digital Executive Club Brussels – an initiative of WIK and IDATE

The next meeting will be held on 13 September 2018. Read More...

Perspektiven aus Europa

Presentation of Dr. Iris Henseler-Unger at the Fachsymposium in Erinnerung an Arnold Picot on 9 July 2018 in Munich Read More...

Study on the implementation and monitoring of measures under the Cost Reduction Directive

Cost Reduction Directive can bring benefits in broadband deployment. Read More...

Newsletter Nr. 111 | Juni 2018

Der neue WIK Newsletter mit Berichten aus der laufenden Arbeit des WIK und Berichten von Veranstaltungen ist erschienen Read More...

Ups, I texted again

Germans use three to four messenger services side-by-side and send almost three quarters of their texts, pictures and Videos online Read More...

Digitale Agenda des Ministeriums für Wirtschaft, Verkehr, Landwirtschaft und Weinbau in Rheinland-Pfalz vorgestellt

Im Rahmen der #DigiKon18 in Mainz wurde am 11.06.2018 die Digitale Agenda des MWVLW durch Frau Dr. Iris Henseler-Unger vorgestellt. Read More...
Discussion Paper

No. 427: Market observatory in the digital economy – A model for the analysis of online platforms

What power have online platforms? WIK’s Discussion Paper No. 427 describes a potential model for the analysis of online platforms as an instrument for market observatory. Read More...