White paper: Afsprakenstelsel puts businesses and citizens back in control of their own data
On 19 February 2020, the European Commission presented its new data strategy. One of the key ambitions is to restore businesses’ and citizens’ trust in the third-party usage of their data.
An afsprakenstelsel (which means ‘soft infrastructure’ or ‘data-sharing scheme’ in Dutch) is the ideal instrument for putting them back in control of their data. This is essential if we are to rebuild the much-needed trust in data sharing, which will form the foundation of the emerging transactional internet. How does an afsprakenstelsel differ from a data platform?