Background Information

Digital Summit

Please find the important details at the website of the Digital Summit. The Federal Ministry of Economy and Technology and the German Government organize the Digital summit every year to push the development of the Information and Communication Technology Applications since 2006.

Broadband Initiative

In order to push the broadband activities in Germany, Initiative D21 was founded in cooperation between BMWi (Federal Ministry of Economy and Technology) and BITKOM (German Association of Information and Communication Industry and New Media). Please visit the homepage of Initiative D21 to find the interesting detailed information.


The German Authority BSI is responsible for the IT Security Guidelines.