Key Takeaways from GSMA Mobile360 EU

Posted on 26th September 2018

European Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager and former European Commissioner and Italian Prime Minister Mario Monti were among the panellists at the 18 September EU instalment of the GSMA’s Mobile360 event. Chaired by Politico’s Brussels playbook author Florian Eder, discussions were laced with Brexit undertones — and concluded that the mobile industry needed new ideas to drive revenue growth. 

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Tech UK: Looking at the Cloud Skills Gap

Posted on 26th September 2018

In a guest blog for Tech UK, Access Partnership’s Public Policy Director Matthew McDermott tackles the cloud skills gap by looking to UK digital strategy.

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Via Satellite: Regulatory Considerations of Satellite Data Analytics

Posted on 25th September 2018

In a guest article for Via Satellite Magazine, Access Partnership’s Policy Analyst Richard Upchurch exposes the growing number of regulatory considerations in the areas of privacy, AI and cloud computing for space and satellite companies.

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Four Takeaways from the International Symposium on Converging Technologies & Disruptive Communications

Posted on 21st September 2018

The National Broadcasting and Telecommunication Commission (NBTC) Thailand hosted the International Symposium on Converging Technologies & Disruptive Communications Moving Forward on 10-11 September in Bangkok. Regulators, broadcasters, telecommunications companies, over-the-top players and academics discussed prevailing conditions and projected developments and considered regulatory policies and actions in the digital ecosystem. Here are the key takeaways from the event.

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GDPR Goes Global: The Case of Brazil and India

Posted on 19th September 2018

The GDPR has decisively reshaped the global privacy debate, as evident by Brazil and India’s proposed new data protection laws that bear the GDPR’s mark. While harmonising approaches to privacy may make international compliance easier, they also presage how GDPR will provoke an additional wave of new, divergent rules in key markets. It’s worth keeping a weather eye open to what other GDPR-inspired laws may wash ashore.

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Join Access Partnership at Digital Leadership Forum’s “The Ethics of AI” Event

Posted on 17th September 2018

Hear Access Partnership’s EMEA Public Policy Director Matthew McDermott as he speaks on the role of government in shaping public policy in an interactive session looking at the social and ethical implications of AI. Register here.

 

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Technology and the Future of ASEAN Jobs

Posted on 14th September 2018

Access Partnership’s Policy Analyst Seha Yatim has contributed to Cisco’s “Technology and the Future of ASEAN Jobs” report with a piece on the regulatory and policy challenges in adopting AI at the workplace. Download the full report here.

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