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News article12 October 2022European Health and Digital Executive Agency1 min read

Virtual info day for second Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) Digital calls - 25 October

CEF Digital calls 2 - info day (3)

The info day on the new calls launched under the Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) Digital will take place virtually on 25 October from 9.30 to 13.00 CEST.

Speakers from the Directorate‑General for Communications Networks, Content and Technology (CNECT) and HaDEA will go into depth on the call topics, the evaluation and award process. Interested applicants will also be able to learn more on how to apply and how to draft successful proposals.

The second calls for CEF Digital cover the following areas:

  • 5G coverage along transport corridors
  • 5G for smart communities
  • Backbone networks for pan-European cloud federations
  • Backbone connectivity for Digital Global Gateways
  • EuroQCI (Quantum communication infrastructure) *Cancelled and to be relaunched in the future*
  • Operational Digital Platforms


09:30 – 09:50 

Welcome and CEF Digital policy context


2022 Calls overview

09:50 – 11:00  

Priorities of the call topics (DG CNECT) 

11:00 – 11:30 

Q&A (Slido event code: #CEFDigital /

11:30 – 11:45  


11:45 – 12:00 

Evaluation process and award criteria

12:00 – 12:15 

Preparing a successful proposal

12:15 – 12:35 

Application process in eGrants

12:35 – 12:55 

Q&A (Slido event code: #CEFDigital /

12:55 – 13:00 

Closing remarks

How to attend?

The info day and the presentations will be livestreamed. Questions can already be submitted through Slido on the same page.

The recordings and presentations will be published on this page when the info day has taken place.

More information

If you have any questions regarding the calls, please contact the CEF Digital team in HaDEA at HADEA-CEF-DIGITAL-CALLSatec [dot] europa [dot] eu (HADEA-CEF-DIGITAL-CALLS[at]ec[dot]europa[dot]eu).

For more information about the info day, check out our event section.

For additional information regarding the adoption of the digital work programme, check out the official press release and the links below:


Publication date
12 October 2022
European Health and Digital Executive Agency
Programme Sector
  • Digital
  • Connecting Europe Facility 2
  • Digital technology
  • Digital transformation
  • EUFunded
  • Info day
  • Proposals