01.02.2018

Borderless Real-Time Economy (RTE) Round Table to discuss the future of RTE services

On the 1st – 2nd of February, a Real-Time Economy (RTE) Round Table event is taking place in Tallinn. The round table is organised by Policy Area Innovation and the Estonian Ministry of Economic Affairs and Communications in cooperation with Technology Industries of Finland, DIMECC Ltd. (Finland) and projects DIGINNO and IoB (Internet of Business).

The two-day round table will bring together RTE experts from Estonia, Finland, Latvia, Lithuania, Norway and Denmark. One of the participants is also the so-called Grand Old Man of real-time economy concept and the creator of online banking in Finland, Bo Harald. At the event, the participants are introduced to the newest RTE projects in the sector and discuss the future of real-time economy system in the Baltics and Europe.

“Real-time economy gives companies and countries more opportunities to manage their businesses and activities in an automated environment where all business transactions are completed in real time. The goal of the round table is to invite together any RTE related projects representatives to share their project findings and outcomes and to find similar interests,” said Ministry of Economic Affairs and Communications Programme manager and Policy Area Innovation coordinator within EU Strategy for the Baltic Sea Region Reet Reismaa.

Real-time economy gives companies and countries more opportunities to manage their businesses and activities in an automated environment where all business transactions are completed in real time.

Reet Reismaa, Ministry of Economic Affairs and Communications and Policy Area Innovation coordinator

Several important RTE projects in the Baltics are being introduced at the round table, such as Digital Innovation Network project DIGINNO, Estonian ICT Cluster’s initiated real-time economy project Internet of Business, Omniva’s e-receipt project, an automated data exchange project Nordic Smart Government, digital accounting and standardization program TALTIO and two Estonian Tax and Custom’s Board projects Reporting 3.0, and Tax Declaration as a Background Process and Business Account for Natural Person in collaboration with LHV bank.

On the first day of the round table, February 1st, all the main RTE projects are presented. The second and final day of the round table, February 2nd,  is filled with workshops and group discussions. he event will be held on both days in Tallinn Old Town, Teacher’s House Crown Hall (address Raekoja plats 14). Official language of the round table is English.

For registration please click here: http://bit.ly/2Ecnn3g.

Additional information:

Estonian Ministry of Economic Affairs and Communications
reet.reismaa@mkm.ee

Estonian Association of Information Technology and Telecommunications
sirli.heinsoo@itl.ee