On 17 May EIF organised a debate, hosted by MEPs Pilar del Castillo and Miapetra Kumpula-Natri, on the EU-US Trade and Tech Council (TTC) with an overview of the second TTC summit and a focus on the importance of EU-US cooperation and technology in the Ukraine - Russia war. The MEPs were joined by the following guest speakers:

Thibaut Kleiner, Director for Policy, Strategy and Outreach, DG CNECT, European Commission
Jason Oxman, CEO and President, Information Technology Industry Council (ITI)
Julia Jasinska, Head of international relations & strategic advocacy, Government Affairs International, Nokia
Liam Benham, Vice President of Government & Regulatory Affairs, IBM

  • European Digital Identity Wallet

    On 26 April, EIF organised a debate, hosted by MEP Andrus Ansip, on the European Digital Identity Wallet and the needed ingredients for its success. The MEP was joined by the following guest speakers:

    Lorena Boix Alonso, Director for...

  • Skills in the digital world: a path towards inclusive transformation

    On 27 April, EIF organised a debate, hosted by MEP Victor Negrescu, on the skills in the digital world and their role towards inclusive transformation. The MEP was joined by the following guest speakers:

    Manuela Geleng, Director for...

  • European Chips Act

    On 20 April, EIF organised a debate, hosted by MEP Edina Tóth, on the European Chips Act and its pivotal role in reinforcing EU’s innovation, competitiveness and open strategic autonomy. The MEP was joined by the following guest...

  • The Data Act, a path to a fair and innovative data economy?

    On 29 March, EIF organised a debate, hosted by MEP Pilar del Castillo, to discuss if and how the Data Act measures on B2B and B2C data sharing can lead to fairness and innovation in a competitive data market. The MEP was joined by the...

  • Music digital consumption trends

    On 16 March, we organised a debate, hosted by MEP Sabine Verheyen, to discuss the the challenges and opportunities for policymakers in the area of Music digital consumption trends. The MEP was joined by the following guest...

  • ICT sector’s carbon footprint challenge

    On 15 March, we organised a debate, hosted by MEP Roza Thun, to discuss the ICT sector’s carboon footprint challenge. The MEP was joined by the following guest speakers: 

    Nikolaos Kontinakis, Policy Officer, DG ENER European Commission