Europa

Nordic Bridges unveil latest highlights of Spring programme

These are just a few Nordic highlights — from Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden, the Faroe Islands, Greenland and Åland — that will take place across Canada over the next couple of months, following the announcement of the spring programme for Nordic Bridges. Nordic Bridges, which is a year-long exchange …

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POLITICO Tech 28 class of 2022: Yvo Volman – POLITICO

Data director, DG CONNECT RULEMAKER No. 9 One of the biggest EU tech rulebooks looming in the fall, the Data Act, was mostly drafted in Luxembourg, not Brussels. It’s where Yvo Volman, director of data at the European Commission’s DG CONNECT, and his team, are based. The EU’s data strategy, …

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Russia’s war stifles EU pandemic recovery

Europe’s economic recovery from the coronavirus pandemic fallout is taking a hit from Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. Higher inflation and slower growth are among the projections the European Commission on Monday (16 May) announced. «The war has clearly exacerbated the headwinds that were previously expected to gradually fade,» economy commissioner …

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The CPDP conference wants multidisciplinary digital future

In today’s transitional times, particularly since the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic, emergency measures have pushed society into an intensified adoption of, and reliance on, digital solutions. With work-from-home orders, online education, digital vaccine passes, and border closures, our increased dependence on a few companies for vital technological infrastructure has …

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