On 16 November, EIF organised a debate co-hosted by MEPs Pilar del Castillo and Miapetra Kumpula-Natri on The Data Act with a focus on the opportunities and challenges towards a fair and innovative data economy. The MEPs were joined by the following guest speakers:

Yvo Volman, Director of the Data directorate, DG CNECT, European Commission
Jason Oxman, CEO and President, the Information Technology Industry Council
Laszlo Toth, Head of Public Policy, GSMA Europe
Alberto Di Felice, Director for Infrastructure, Privacy and Security, DIGITALEUROPE
Isabella De Michelis, Expert, European DIGITAL SME Alliance; ErnieApp Ltd CEO and founder

  • IGF2022 - preparatory meeting

    On 15 November, EIF organised a Preparatory meeting in view of the Internet Governance Forum taking place in Ethiopia from 28 November to 2 December 2022. The meeting, chaired by MEP Miapetra Kumpula-Natri, brought together Internet...

  • Digital currencies: the Digital Euro and Cryptocurrencies

    On the 9th November, EIF organised a debate hosted by MEP Ondřej Kovařík on Digital currencies with a focus on the digital euro and cryptocurrencies. The MEP was joined by the following guest speakers:

    Ignacio Terol, Digital Euro...

  • Debate with the EC Vice-President for Values and Transparency Vera Jourova

    On 26 October, the European Internet Forum organised a reception – hosted by Pilar del Castillo MEP and EIF Chair – with Věra Jourová, the EC Vice-President for Values and Transparency, as guest of honour for an exchange of views on...

  • The new EU Cyber resilience Act and Europe’s Digital autonomy

    On 25 October, EIF organised a debate, hosted by MEP Marina Kaljurand on the EU proposed Cyber Resilience Act (CRA) with a focus on its contribution to the Europe’s Digital autonomy. The MEP was joined by the following guest...

  • European Health Data Space (EHDS)

    On 27 September EIF organised a debate, hosted by EP VP Eva Kaili, on the EU proposed European Health Data Space (EHDS) with a focus on the access to electronic personal health data and their protection and regulation in research and...

  • The EU Artificial Intelligence Act

    On 6th September, EIF organised a debate, co-hosted by MEPs Sabine Verheyen and Axel Voss on the EU proposed Artificial Intelligence Act with a focus on the role of AI in the cultural & creative sector. The MEPs were joined by the...