The Open Group Limited

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Lobbying Costs

10,000€ - 24,999€

Financial year: Jan 2021 - Dec 2021

Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

0.25 Fte (1)

Lobbyists with EP accreditation


High-level Commission meetings


Lobbying Costs over the years

  • Info

    The Open Group Limited   (The Open Group)

    EU Transparency Register

    242679828037-57 First registered on 18 Aug 2017

    Goals / Remit

    The Open Group is a global consortium that enables the achievement of business objectives through IT standards. With more than 800 member organisations, we have a diverse membership that spans all sectors of the IT community — customers, systems and solutions suppliers, tool vendors, integrators and consultants, as well as academics and researchers to:
    + Capture, understand, and address current and emerging requirements, establish policies and share best practices
    + Facilitate interoperability, develop consensus, and evolve/integrate specifications and open source technologies
    + Operate the industry’s premier certification service

    The mission of The Open Group is to drive the creation of Boundaryless Information Flow™ achieved by:
    + Working with customers to capture, understand, and address current and emerging requirements, establish policies, and share best practices
    + Working with suppliers, consortia, and standards bodies to develop consensus and facilitate interoperability

    Main EU files targeted

    Horizon Europe Programme with a focus on Digital, Industry and Space Cluster, and in particular Information and Communication Technologies, as well as Public Private Partnerships for Manufacturing, CPS, Robotics, AI, Data, Security and others.


    Head Office
    Apex Plaza Forbury Road
    Reading RG1 1AX
    EU Office
    Rond Point Schuman 6, 7th Floor
    Brussels 1040


  • People

    Total lobbyists declared


    Employment timeLobbyists

    Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)


    Lobbyists with EP accreditation

    No lobbyists with EP accreditations

    Complementary Information

    None declared

    Person in charge of EU relations

    Data not provided by Register Secretariat due to GDPR

    Person with legal responsibility

    Data not provided by Register Secretariat due to GDPR

  • Categories


    Trade and business associations

  • Networking


    We are a member or have cross-membership arrangements with several associations addressing ICT standards including Object Management Group (OMG), Industrial Internet Consortium (IIC) and others.

    Member organisations

    None declared

  • Financial Data

    Interests represented

    Promotes their own interests or the collective interests of their members

    Closed financial year

    Jan 2021 - Dec 2021

    Lobbying costs for closed financial year

    10,000€ - 24,999€

    Major contributions in closed year

    None declared

    Intermediaries for closed year

    None declared

    Intermediaries for current year

    None declared

    Closed year Costs

    10,000€ - 24,999€

    Other financial info

    None declared

  • EU Structures

    Groups (European Commission)


    Groups (European Parliament)

    Artificial intelligence and digital

    Communication activities

    Participation to Horizon Europe research and innovation actions addressing open industry technologies and standardisation.

    Other activities

    None declared

  • Meetings


    None declared

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