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4th EJSF Annual Plenary, 19 November, EESC Brussels

September 1st, 2019|Comments Off on 4th EJSF Annual Plenary, 19 November, EESC Brussels

Meanwhile, preparations are well under way for the 4th EJSF annual plenary, taking place on 19th November in the European Economic & Social Committee (EESC), Brussels. [...]

4th EJSF Annual Plenary, 19 November, EESC Brussels

September 1st, 2019|Events, Top News|Comments Off on 4th EJSF Annual Plenary, 19 November, EESC Brussels

Meanwhile, preparations are well under way for the 4th EJSF annual plenary, taking place on 19th November in the European Economic & Social Committee (EESC), Brussels. On the occasion [...]

Artificial Intelligence & the new EU 2020+

September 1st, 2019|AI, Technology, Top News|Comments Off on Artificial Intelligence & the new EU 2020+

On 26th June, the Commission’s Expert Group on AI published recommendations to the EU on how AI can best support citizens, business and administrations in ways that both benefit [...]

Consumer Financial Services – 2nd ERFF Conference, 5th November, Brussels

September 1st, 2019|Top News|Comments Off on Consumer Financial Services – 2nd ERFF Conference, 5th November, Brussels

During 2019, the European Retail Financial Forum (ERFF), managed by Passerelle, has been in dialogue with EU consumer representatives to identify areas where the consumer experience in cross-border financial [...]

Towards Trustworthy AI and a New AI Europe Forum

April 26th, 2019|Technology|Comments Off on Towards Trustworthy AI and a New AI Europe Forum

The EU’s ambition to set a global standard for trustworthy AI moved a step closer on 8th April with the publication of a Communication indicating its next steps. The [...]

EU – US Digital Cooperation

April 26th, 2019|International, Technology|Comments Off on EU – US Digital Cooperation

In a speech to the DC-based Brookings Institute, on 11th April, European Commissioner for Justice and Data Protection, Vera Jourova, called on the US to join the EU to [...]

Rule of Law in Europe

April 26th, 2019|Other Europe|Comments Off on Rule of Law in Europe

On 3rd April, the Commission published a Communication setting out its ideas to strengthen the rule of law in Europe, inviting the EU institutions and relevant stakeholders, including lawyers, [...]

EU/US Trade Talks

February 24th, 2019|Trade|0 Comments

The Commission has published proposals for opening trade negotiations with the US on conformity assessment and on elimination of tariffs for industrial goods. This follows the joint statement agreed [...]

Copyright Agreement

February 24th, 2019|Copyright|0 Comments

On 13 February, the EU institutions reached political agreement on the controversial proposed Copyright Directive. Tech giants such as Google and Facebook will be required to share revenue with [...]