19 novembre 2019

United Tech of Europe – Bruxelles

European Parliament, Bruxelles

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Eva Kaili (S&D), Stéphane Séjourné (Renew Europe) and Róża Gräfin von Thun und Hohenstein (EPP) are pleased to invite you to France Digitale’s startup talks « United Tech of Europe – Fostering European digital champions ».
  • 13h30 14h00

    Welcome at the European Parliament

  • 14h00 14h20

    Opening remarks

    Intervenants (3)

    • Mariya Gabriel | Commissioner for Digital Economy and Society

    • Stéphane Séjourné | Member of the European Parliament, Renew Europe

    • Nicolas Brien | CEO, France Digitale

  • 14h20 14h45

    Panel 1. Artificial Intelligence – Can the EU win the race for AI leadership?

    Europe’s AI ecosystem is thriving. While the battle for AI supremacy has begun, China, the European Union, and the United States are now emerging as the main competitors for global leadership in AI. The future is not yet written. What would it take to make the EU the world champion in AI ?

    Intervenants (3)

    • Rigo Van den Broeck | Senior Vice-President Cyber & Intelligence, Mastercard

    • Eva Kaili | Member of the European Parliament, S&D

    • Lenard Koschwitz | Senior Director Global Public Policy, Allied for Startups (moderator)

  • 14h45 15h15

    Panel 2. Artificial Intelligence – How can we regulate ethics?

    The new European Commission president committed to a new legislation for a coordinated European approach on the human and ethical implications of AI. How can we ensure that the continent will adopt a regulatory framework that is business-friendly, flexible enough to promote innovation, while ensuring high levels of protection?

    Intervenants (4)

    • Bruno Maisonnier | Founder, Another Brain

    • Marc Mossé | Senior Director EU Government Affairs, Microsoft

    • Dita Charanzova | Vice-President of the European Parliament, Renew Europe

    • Marianne Tordeux | Director of Public and European Affairs, France Digitale (moderator)

  • 15h15 15h40

    Panel 3. Chasing the next generation of European tech unicorns - How will the EU boost startup investment and funding?

    We need to develop the European tech ecosystem to drive an economy that will give us the next European tech unicorns. To do this, we need to consider the way we finance the tech sector. So what does this new term hold for us?

    Intervenants (4)

    • Jean-David Malo | Director of the European Innovation Council Task Force, European Commission

    • Emanuele Levi | General Partner, 360 Capital

    • Itziar Estevez Latasa | Partner, Iris Capital

    • Clark Parsons | Managing Director, Internet Economy Foundation (moderator)

  • 15h40 16h15

    Panel 4. Attract talents – How can the EU face the digital skills gap?

    Scaling up requires to hire talents in different fields, but recruiting talent is still the main barrier of development that startups have to face. Creating, attracting and retaining talents are key challenges to ensuring that the future of the EU economy remains bright.

    Intervenants (4)

    • Vojtech Horna | VP Marketing and Communication, Index Ventures

    • Frédéric Mazzella | Founder, Blablacar

    • Neelie Verlinden | Talent Content Director, Talentsoft

    • Robin Wauters | Co-Founder, Tech.eu (moderator)

  • 16h15 16h30

    Closing remarks

    Intervenants (2)

    • Róża Gräfin von Thun und Hohenstein | Member of the European Parliament, EPP

    • Frédéric Mazzella | Founder, Blablacar and Co-President at France Digitale

  • Mariya Gabriel

    Commissioner for Digital Economy and Society

  • Stéphane Séjourné

    Member of the European Parliament, Renew Europe

  • Nicolas Brien

    CEO, France Digitale

  • Rigo Van den Broeck

    Senior Vice-President Cyber & Intelligence, Mastercard

  • Eva Kaili

    Member of the European Parliament, S&D

  • Lenard Koschwitz

    Senior Director Global Public Policy, Allied for Startups (moderator)

  • Bruno Maisonnier

    Founder, Another Brain

  • Marc Mossé

    Senior Director EU Government Affairs, Microsoft

  • Dita Charanzova

    Vice-President of the European Parliament, Renew Europe

  • Marianne Tordeux

    Director of Public and European Affairs, France Digitale (moderator)

  • Jean-David Malo

    Director of the European Innovation Council Task Force, European Commission

  • Emanuele Levi

    General Partner, 360 Capital

  • Itziar Estevez Latasa

    Partner, Iris Capital

  • Clark Parsons

    Managing Director, Internet Economy Foundation (moderator)

  • Vojtech Horna

    VP Marketing and Communication, Index Ventures

  • Frédéric Mazzella

    Founder, Blablacar

  • Neelie Verlinden

    Talent Content Director, Talentsoft

  • Robin Wauters

    Co-Founder, Tech.eu (moderator)

  • Róża Gräfin von Thun und Hohenstein

    Member of the European Parliament, EPP