Competitiveness / Digital Agenda

This section feature research, opinion and progress reports on how the Czech Republic compares to other EU countries economically. It includes analysis of international rankings such as the WEF and World Bank.

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26th May 2021 / Competitiveness / Digital Agenda


Accenture: Digital and Sustainability Investments Could Add Millions of Jobs to European Economy by 2030

More than three-quarters of companies plan to upskill/reskill up to 25% of their workforce in the next three years
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20th May 2021 / Competitiveness / Digital Agenda


Prague Airport to Implement New Geographic Information System

Prague Airport is going to use the Esri System to manage location data. Esri is a world leader in the acquisition, management, analysis and visualisation of geodata. Unicorn System, a winner of a public tender, will be in charge of the correct system set-up.
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15th April 2021 / Competitiveness / Digital Agenda


Where are all those smart cities we were promised?

Tech has long promised to make city living safer, less congested, and more healthy. Now, with the rollout of superfast 5G and the explosion of Internet of Things sensors, those promises are becoming realities for many of our planet's 3.5 billion urban dwellers. Many essential services that once required a trip to city hall can now be done online. Vast networks of sensors help cities measure air and water pollution, reduce energy consumption, and alleviate traffic jams. Smart lighting systems are making streets safer while saving on energy costs. AI-enabled security cameras are helping police catch criminals in the act.
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Members of the American Chamber of Commerce in the Czech Republic