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Telecommunications & Digital Economy Committee

Telecommunications & Digital Economy Committee

The main aim of the Telecommunications & Digital Economy Committee is to advocate for the improvement of the investment climate in the sector of Telecommunications, for removing legislative and other barriers for further development of e-Commerce and digital services and to promote new business models. The Committee gathers members from a wide variety of sectors, interested in engaging in dialogue with the Government on improving these areas. They include: telecommunication operators, banks, leasing subsidiaries, operators of electronic communications, law firms, consulting companies, IT companies, insurance companies and retailers.

Established in November 2020, as part of reorganisation of FIC committees, it has around 40 members.

Main priorities defined in Telecommunications & Digital Economy Committee Programme 2020-2022 are:

  • Digital Bi-Directional Data Exchange Between Individuals/Private (banks, telcos, law firms, insurance & leasing companies, etc.) and Public Entities (Tax Administration, Ministry of Interior, Courts, etc.)
  • Utilize Industry Synergies to Extend KYC Authentication to Telco, Insurance & Leasing and Expand KYC Scope in Banking; Create Digital Citizen (usage of 2F identification schemes from private sector for eGovernment services)
  • Digital Infrastructure (issues that need to be resolved for functioning of the current networks and also precondition to having 5G)
  • Digitalization of Financial Services

Main partners are Ministry of Trade, Tourism and Telecommunications, RATEL, National Bank of Serbia, Ministry of Education, Ministry of Finance, start-up hubs and accelerators, digital committees in other associations, financial institutions, telco’s, FMCG companies, etc.

For all the information regarding this committee please contact Regulatory Officer Jelena Lazarevic, e-mail at jelena.lazarevic@fic.org.rs or phone +381 11 3281 958 & +381 11 3281 965.

For more info about the organization of committees and the scope of their activities please see main Committees page.

PRESIDENT

Daniel Susnjar

Public, Regulatory and Privacy Director Corporate Affairs Division,
Telenor d.o.o. Beograd
Members: (in alphabetical order)