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The Tech Policy Talks, organised by Forum Europe in collaboration with Qualcomm, gather global experts and policy-makers to offer dialogue on the most topical and pertinent issues in technology and 5G. The next series  kicked off with the first session on 22 June 2021, find out more about the most recent session below. 

For more information about the series or to register your interest in the upcoming session, please contact Hannah Corns, Event Manager at Forum Europe:

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Unlocking 5G's Potential in Africa

14 September 2021 | 16:00- 17:30 CAT

This session will bring together key thought-leaders from across the region to look at how an enabling environment for deployment of 5G can be advanced by working cooperatively. Discussions will focus on the way forward to deliver a coordinated 5G strategy that is designed to meet the unique challenges and opportunities that 5G offers to the developing economies of Africa.

Featured Speakers

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Olivier Guersent

Director General

DG Competition, European Commission

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Don Rosenberg

Executive Vice-President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary

Qualcomm

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Olivier Guersent

Director General

DG Competition, European Commission

Don Rosenberg

Executive Vice-President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary

Qualcomm

Miapetra Kumpula-Natri

Member

European Parliament

More speakers to be announced shortly.

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The Tech and Industrial Dimensions of the EU Green Deal

22 June 2021 | 15:10- 16:30 CEST

As the European Commission has made clear, the EU’s industrial transition will also need to be a green one. From 5G to smart cities and intelligent transport, new technologies will play a key role in the EU’s ability to achieve its objective of becoming the world’s first climate-neutral continent by 2050 and thus to contribute to the Paris agreement’s goals. This new edition of the Forum Europe and Qualcomm Tech Policy Talks series will look at the interplay between innovation, green growth, and competition policies and how they can be advanced to support the industrial and green transitions of Europe’s economies and society.

 

Featured Speakers

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Olivier Guersent

Director General

DG Competition, European Commission

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Don Rosenberg

Executive Vice-President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary

Qualcomm

Guersent

Olivier Guersent

Director General

DG Competition, European Commission

Don Rosenberg

Executive Vice-President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary

Qualcomm

Miapetra Kumpula-Natri

Member

European Parliament

More speakers to be announced shortly.

Event Photos

Unlocking 5G’s Potential in Africa
2021-09-14
Welcome
16:02 - 16:10
Introductory Presentation
16:10 - 17:00
View from The Top – High-level discussion with key thought-leaders
17:00 - 17:30
Audience Q&A
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Previous Tech Policy Talk Series Speakers

May 7, 2020

Replays

Catch up on past sessions below:

Lively discussion on the conditions needed to advance the digital transition in Europe. We have what it takes in order to become a digital leader, but it is high time to step up our game.

Liesje Schreinemacher, Member, European Parliament

When we speak about AI we should not only focus on the ethical requirements but also on the disruptive effects it has on any industry. We need agile policymaking, which enables innovation, data access & cooperation across sectors, so we reap the benefits of technology.

Eva Maydell, Member, European Parliament

Skills and high level software engineering, connectivity (5G and Fibre) and Data flow across European Union for artificial intelligence, here are my main suggestions for innovations! EU must invest into R&D and European Research Area and happy to do so in line with European Commission.

Miapetra Kumpula-Natri, Member, European Parliament

I liked the diverse speaker positions which provided a good overview of the challenges and possible solutions.

Alexander Kühn, Deputy Head of Section International Spectrum Affairs, BNetzA

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