Conservative’s attitude of refusal is shady

PRESS RELEASE – Bruxelles, 18 October 2017 On the radical opposition of the European Parliament’s People´s Party Group against EU-wide harmonized data protection rules for electronic communications such as telephone calls, SMS and services such as WhatsApp and Skype which are proposed with the ePrivacy regulation, Jan Philipp Albrecht, the European Parliament’s rapporteur for the… _weiterlesen

#WannaCry: Lessons learned for Security and Liability in the Internet of Things

Group Hearing, 7 June 2017, 15:00-18:30, room ASP 1G3 Please register here or follow the live stream. Twitter: #IoTsecurity Interpretation EN, DE, FR The event is hosted by Jan Philipp Albrecht, Julia Reda and Reinhard Bütikofer. Agenda 15:00-15:05: Welcome and introduction Jan Philipp Albrecht MEP 15:05-15:30: Opening Keynote Prof. Dr. Udo Helmbrecht, Director, EU Network… _weiterlesen

Challenges for the age of Robotics & AI

23 March 2017, 10am – 1pm, at CeBIT Hannover, Hall 8 We live in exciting times where robots and Artificial Intelligence are quickly finding their way into our societies. These emerging technologies promise to have huge transformative effects to many sectors. However, their potential is accompanied by risks for human safety, dignity, privacy and autonomy.… _weiterlesen

Stand up for Snowden

23 January 2017 13:30 – 14:30, European Parliament in Brussels, room ASP 5E1 Jan Philipp Albrecht, vice-chair of the EP civil liberties committee and rapporteur for the EU’s general data protection regulation, invites to a discussion with the lawyers of Edward Snowden, Wolfgang Kaleck and Ben Wizner. How are Snowden’s chances for returning to the… _weiterlesen