Taking Stock of the 2019 EU Elections: New Dynamics are Emerging

Posted on 30th May 2019

The EU elections confirmed some expectations but also came with some surprises. Greater diversity and higher turnout demonstrate a Europeanisation of political life around big societal issues. As 751 seats are now in the process of being filled, it is time to take stock of yet another fascinating election by addressing the critical changes and uncovering how these may affect EU digital policymaking.

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Brexit Brief: May Ends 10 June

Posted on 30th May 2019
After May resigns, the leadership contest for the Conservative Party begins. The next prime minister will have to continue discussions with both Westminster and Brussels. Meanwhile, the European Parliament election results reaffirmed what most already knew: the public is split on Brexit and they’re taking it out on the two main parties.
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Key Takeaways from Digital Leadership Forum’s Building the Workforce of the Future Event

Posted on 30th May 2019

As we continue to adopt artificial intelligence (AI) at the workplace, how do we ensure these technologies bring the most value for businesses, while protecting employees? This was the key concern for speakers at the Digital Leadership Forum event “Building the Workforce of the Future”, hosted by PwC in London on 17 May.

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Access Partnership to Chair the Data Trust and Security Summit at MWC Shanghai

Posted on 29th May 2019

Access Partnership’s Head of Asia & US Christopher Martin will chair the Data Trust and Security Summit at MWC Shanghai on 28 June 2019. MWC Shanghai 2019 is Asia’s leading event for next-generation technology – 5G, IoT, AI, big data and beyond.

To find out more and register, visit the event website.

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Access Partnership to Moderate a Panel at Latin American Communications Congress

Posted on 29th May 2019

Access Partnership’s Senior Analyst Juan Cacace will moderate the panel “Regulatory Innovation” during Congreso Latinoamericano de Telecomunicaciones (CLT) on 2nd July in Cordoba, Argentina.

To find out more and register, visit the event website.

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Brexit Brief: The Last Straw

Posted on 23rd May 2019

After failed negotiations, devastating local election results and poor electoral forecasts in the European elections, the prime minister announced that she would set a timetable for her departure. Will she have time for one last chance to pass a deal?

 

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Webit 2019: Industry’s Call for Softer Regulation

Posted on 22nd May 2019

Over 15 000 people attended the Webit festival this year, hosted in Sofia, Bulgaria. In its 11th run, the globally renowned international tech festival gathers start-ups, investors and industry leaders to discuss the latest tech and digital trends.

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