Inconsistent and contradictory cybersecurity rules will make it difficult for companies to operate across borders in ASEAN, governments and industry agreed on 20 September. The Cybersecurity Coalition for APAC (CCAPAC), the Cyber Security Agency of Singapore, and the US government, with the support of Access Partnership, gathered to discuss the role of public-private cooperation for cybersecurity on the sidelines of Singapore International Cyber Week.Read more ›
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.Read more ›
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.Read more ›
Four Takeaways from the International Symposium on Converging Technologies & Disruptive CommunicationsPosted 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.Read more ›
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.Read more ›
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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