Events > CoE: After-work Panel Debate – The Cyber Era: How the rise of Artificial Intelligence is shaping the EU Foreign Policy

Event Details:

  • 9th December 2019
  • 16:30 - 20:00
  • Brussels, Belgium
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CoE: After-work Panel Debate – The Cyber Era: How the rise of Artificial Intelligence is shaping the EU Foreign Policy

The College of Europe Development Office organizes its annual after-work panel debate to discuss one of the hottest topics of the moment. This year’s panel debate will be centered around Cybersecurity & Artificial Intelligence, with a focus on the EU’s Public Diplomacy activities in the field.

The panel debate takes place in Brussels on 9 December 2019 at 17:00, and is followed by a networking cocktail.

– Program –
REGISTRATION & WELCOME
16:30 Registration
17:00 Welcome and introduction
Prof. Dr. Dr. Jörg MONAR, Rector, College of Europe

PANEL DEBATE
17:10 Panel Debate Presentation
Mr Jesús BALLESTEROS, Director, College of Europe Development Office

17:20 AI – The ultimate villain? – How is the Digital Revolution going to affect our society? Mr Andrea RENDA, Chairholder Google Digital Innovation Chair, College of Europe, and Senior Research Fellow and Head of Global Governance, Regulation, Innovation & Digital Economy, Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS)

17:40 A whole set of new rules – How is the EU Foreign Policy going to tackle cyber threats? Dr Robert DEWAR, Head of Cyber Security at the Geneva Centre for Security Policy (GCSP)

18:00 Time to lead by example? – The role of the EU Foreign Policy in setting global standards. Representative from the European External Action Service (EEAS)

18:20 Debate

NETWORKING
19:00 Cocktail
20:30 End of the event

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