A collection of videos from our latest debates, study visits and other initiatives. From discussion highlights to speakers’ presentations and interviews, never miss out on any of the insightful outcomes of our activities.View all
On 17 November, we organised a debate, hosted by MEP Paul Tang, on the implications for the EU and European SMEs of the OECD Inclusive Framework’s Two-Pillar Approach to addressing the tax challenges arising from the digitalisation of the global economy. The MEP was joined by the following guest speakers:
On 16 November 2021, we organised a debate, hosted by MEP Bart Groothuis, to take stock of the EU’s cybersecurity strategy presented in December 2020, including the progress made on the adoption of the NIS2 Directive. The MEP was joined by the following guest speakers:
On 12 October 2021, EIF organised the virtual debate “Protecting and empowering children and young people online”, co-hosted by MEPs Ivan Štefanec and Liesje Schreinemacher.
Five experts joined the debate, moderated by EIF Director General Maria Rosa Gibellini, to discuss how to make the online world fitter for children and which legal instruments are in place or needed in order to ensure that children are protected and empowered online:
On 28 September 2021, EIF hosted a virtual debate on the ‘Digitalisation of the Health sector’ to discuss the role that the EU can play to support member states and patients, with a special focus on the EU4Health Programme, on the Commission’s strategic approach for e-health and the priorities and challenges for Europe.
The debate, hosted by MEP and EIF Steering Committee member Marina Kaljurand, was moderated by EIF Director General Maria Rosa Gibellini and featured the following experts and policymakers:
On 29 September 2021, EIF hosted an exchange of views with European Commissioner for Innovation, Research, Culture, Education and Youth Mariya Gabriel.
The Commissioner shared her views on the need to create a pan-European Innovation Ecosystem, involving constant bottom-up consultations with our European Champions, without forgetting women’s potential and central role of education and research.
The exchange was hosted and moderated by MEP and EIF Steering Committee member Maria da Graça Carvalho, who asked the Commissioner 5 questions on themes that are at the heart of Commissioner Gabriel’s work.
After the exchange, the Q&A session was moderated by EIF Director General Maria Rosa Gibellini and featured the following EIF Steering Committee Members:
- Pilar del Castillo, MEP and EIF Chair
- Sabine Verheyen MEP
- Victor Negrescu MEP
- Eva Kaili MEP
On 30 June 2021, EIF and GSMA hosted the 7th annual high-level virtual discussion on ‘Europe’s Digital Transformation: Now to 2030’ in the context of the MWC21 Barcelona, bringing together legislators, regulators, and stakeholders in the EIF and GSMA networks.
Our Forum is led and governed by elected Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) from various countries and different political groups who are active in digital policy and wish to foster an open and inclusive dialogue with digital policy stakeholders, to contribute with their work to the development of public policies responsive to the political, economic and social challenges of the digital revolution.View all
We are pleased to signal upcoming events organised or sponsored by our members, partners and EU institutions focusing on digital policy issues.
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