The European Commission has released a draft directive on e-Invoicing in public procurement that communicates its vision to fully digitalise by 2020.
Digital Agenda for Europe
This directive is part of the Digital Agenda for Europe initiative, which is a pillar of the EU 2020 strategy. EU 2020 is a growth strategy that is trying to ensure the EU remains one of the major players in global sustainable business and make sure that the European economies emerge from recession stronger than ever and more unified. This Digital Agenda initiative is looking to boost the EU economy by harnessing digital technologies and maximising their growth potential within the member state economies. By creating smart economies the EU is looking to take advantage of growth opportunities that technology is offering in a digital age.
Posted on July 10, 2013 in B2G e-invoicing, Business Process Automation, e-Commerce, e-Invoicing, eProcurement, EU, European Commission, European Union, Procure-to-Pay, Procurement, Public Sector by Tagged as