Speakers at our recent events included:

Vicky FordVicky Ford

Chair of the IMCO Committee, European Parliament

spoke at The 6th Annual European E-Commerce Conference 2014

Josep Ramon Ferrer i EscodaJosep Ramon Ferrer i Escoda

Director of Smart City Programmes, Barcelona City Council

spoke at The 5th Annual Internet of Things European Summit

Susie AdamsSusie Adams

Chief Technology Officer, Microsoft Federal Government

spoke at The 2014 Cloud Computing Policy Conference USA

Mr Julius KnappMr Julius Knapp

Chief, Office of Engineering and Technology, FCC

spoke at The 2nd Annual Internet of Things Global Summit

Mr Jamie SheaMr Jamie Shea

Deputy Assistant Secretary General for Emerging Security Challenges, NATO

spoke at NATO: a Credible Security Provider?

Mr Hector BudeMr Hector Bude

Chairman, CITEL Working Group for the Preparation for WRC-15

spoke at The 4th Annual Americas Spectrum Management Conference

Mr Daniel DuguayMr Daniel Duguay

Director General of the Engineering, Planning and Standards Branch, Industry Canada

spoke at The 4th Annual Americas Spectrum Management Conference

Mr Jan FärjhMr Jan Färjh

Vice President, Head of Standardization and Industry, Ericsson

spoke at The WWRF/techUK 5G Huddle - Towards a global 5G vision

Mr Ted DeanMr Ted Dean

Deputy Assistant Secretary for Services, United States Department of Commerce

spoke at The 5th Annual European Data Protection and Privacy Conference

Mr Yuki YokomoriMr Yuki Yokomori

Deputy Director, International Policy Division, Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications, Japan

spoke at The 5th Annual European Data Protection and Privacy Conference

Andreas GeissAndreas Geiss

Acting Head of Unit, Radio Spectrum Policy, European Commission

spoke at The Latin America Spectrum Management Conference

Vital Moreira MEPVital Moreira MEP

Chair, Committee on International Trade, European Parliament

spoke at The Annual EU-US Trade Conference: TTIP - The right deal for global trade?

Crin AntonescuCrin Antonescu

President of the Romanian Senate, Leader of the, Romanian National Liberal Party (PNL)

spoke at The Annual EU-US Trade Conference: TTIP - The right deal for global trade?

Past Events - 2014

December 2014

11 December 2014

The Middle East & North Africa Spectrum Management Conference

 

Following the success of the European, Americas and the Asia-Pacific Spectrum Management Conferences, the Middle East and North Africa edition will bring together key stakeholders and policymakers in the region.

9 December 2014

Management Centre Europe, Rue de l'Aqueduc 118, Brussels 1050, Belgium

The 5th Annual European Data Protection and Privacy Conference

 

Now in its 5th year, this annual conference will once again bring together 350+ delegates from industry, EU institutions, national government bodies and other key stakeholders to discuss progress in creating a new framework for data protection in Europe.

November 2014

20 November 2014

European Parliament, Rue Wiertz, 1047 Brussels

European Satellite Day 2014: 'Innovation, Evolution & Convergence: Ensuring access to next generation video anytime, anywhere & on any device'

 

The movement towards a connected world will drive more traffic over both fixed and mobile networks - most of this traffic will be video content, in ever-increasing quality. No single technology can sustainably meet this demand - and trying to do so would have severe technical and economic consequences. This event will flag the issues the new European Commission needs to address to ensure that users all over Europe can access these services, affordably and no matter where they live.

18 November 2014

Microsoft Executive Briefing Center, Rue Montoyer 51, 1040 Bruxelles

The 6th Annual European E-Commerce Conference 2014

 

Bringing together over 250 high-level speakers and delegates from industry, the EU institutions, member state governments, NGOs and academia, this year’s conference will focus its attention on what direction policymaking should take during the next 5 years in the field of e-commerce.

12 – 13 November 2014

Washington Plaza Hotel, 10 Thomas Cir NW, Washington, DC 20005

The 4th Annual Americas Spectrum Management Conference

 

The leading meeting place of the year for key senior stakeholders and policymakers across the region, this event provides a regular interactive platform for discussion on the most pertinent issues and developments affecting spectrum management policies.

October 2014

27 – 28 October 2014

The National Press Club, 529 14th St. NW, 13th Floor - Washington, DC 20045

The 2nd Annual Internet of Things Global Summit

 

On October 27-28, Washington, D.C. will once again host this year's edition of our IoT Global Summit. The 2-day event will bring together leading industry stakeholders together with key IoT decision makers to explore the current IoT ecosystem and the main regulatory challenges that need to be addressed in order to move this exciting sector forward.

September 2014

22 – 23 September 2014

The Cumberland Hotel, Great Cumberland Place, London, W1H 7DL, UK

The WWRF/techUK 5G Huddle - Towards a global 5G vision

 

Hosted by the Wireless World Research Forum (WWRF) in conjunction with techUK, 'The 5G Huddle - Towards a global 5G vision', will provide a platform for interactive discussion aimed at bringing together senior industry and Government leaders from North America, Europe and Asia.

3 September 2014

Cardiff Marriott Hotel, Mill Lane, Cardiff, CF10 1EZ, UK

NATO: a Credible Security Provider?

 

Timed to directly precede September's NATO Summit in Wales, this half-day debate will assess Europe's policies and capabilities in security and defence in the context of the NATO Alliance. Discussions will focus on existing and emerging security threats, protecting defence budgets and European strategic autonomy.

June 2014

19 June 2014

The Hotel, Boulevard de Waterloo 38, 1000 Brussels, Belgium

The European mHealth Conference

 

Against the backdrop of the European Commission's recent Green Paper on mHealth, this conference brought together top level stakeholders for an interactive cross-sectoral debate on the way forward in developing a European strategy to unlock the potential of mHealth, and the challenges and opportunities that it brings.

17 – 18 June 2014

The Management Centre Europe, Rue de l'Aqueduc 118, Brussels, 1050, Belgium

The 9th Annual European Spectrum Management Conference

 

The 9th Annual Spectrum Management European Conference brought together representatives from all the major stakeholders for a detailed and interactive discussion on key issues and developments relating to spectrum management policy in Europe. This edition looked at the UHF band, spectrum for 5G, priorities ahead of WRC-15 and promoting the use of WiFi, small cells and other offloading technologies.

11 June 2014

W Washington DC Hotel, 515 15th St NW, Washington, DC 20004, United States

The 2014 Cloud Computing Policy Conference USA

 

The 2014 Cloud Computing Policy Conference USA brought together over 100 delegates from the digital industries, the public sector, civil society and policymaking communities to debate the priorities facing the US cloud computing sector. It explored market developments in cloud computing and how businesses and government administrations can best exploit the opportunities offered by the technology.

May 2014

14 – 15 May 2014

Paulo de Frontin , 1, Cidade Nova - Centro, Rio de Janeiro - RJ, Brazil

The Latin America Spectrum Management Conference

 

Part of the Global Spectrum Series 2014, this event provided a meeting point for stakeholders in the Latin American region and beyond to come together and discuss topical issues relating to the management and co-ordination of spectrum policy across the region.

April 2014

9 April 2014

Square – Brussels Meeting Centre, Mont des Arts, 1000 Bruxelles

The 3rd Annual European Cloud Computing Conference

 

The European Cloud Computing conference is established as a leading forum for debate on issues related to Cloud Computing. This edition of the conference, which brought together over 250 policy-makers and stakeholders from industry, government, academia and the press, focused on the development of a Single Cloud Computing Market.

March 2014

25 March 2014

The Square, Mont des Arts, 1000 Brussels, Belgium

The 2nd Annual European Cyber Security Conference

 

Moving towards the final negotiation and eventual implementation stages of the Directive on Network and Information Security, this conference brought together industry stakeholders and key decision-makers to discuss the key issues surrounding cyber security in Europe. Topics discussed included next steps for businesses and governments in developing a European cyber security strategy, global co-operation and standards, the role of R&D and how an “EU brand” for resilience against cybercrime can be built.

4 March 2014

Forum Europe Offices, Avenue des Arts, 46, 1000 Brussels

What role for the new EU Agency for Large Scale IT Systems in 2014 and beyond?

 

This roundtable discussion provided an opportunity for stakeholders to discuss with eu-LISA Executive Director Krum Garkov what developments were on the horizon and how the agency aimed to grow its competencies in partnership with both the public and private sectors and its role in the post-Stockholm discussions.

3 – 4 March 2014

The Management Centre Europe, Rue de l'Aqueduc 118, Brussels, 1050, Belgium

The 5th Annual Internet of Things European Summit

 

Bringing together leading IoT industry stakeholders and key European decision makers, the 5th Annual Internet of Things European Summit focused on the societal impact that IoT is having in Europe now and in the future, as well as exploring ways to ensure that the EU takes the lead in IoT innovation and adoption ahead of regions such as North America and Asia-Pacific. The event also explored Europe’s policy objectives for the Future Internet and ‘Connected Continent’, and examined how the Internet of Things is helping to realise these objectives.

February 2014

20 February 2014

ING Auditorium, Avenue Marnix 24, 1000 Brussels, Belgium

The 12th Annual European Financial Services Conference

 

Hosted by Assonime, Barclays and Kreab Gavin Anderson, the European Financial Services Conference is the premier event of its kind attracting some 400 senior bankers and financial policy-makers to discuss issues affecting both European and global financial markets.

January 2014

30 January 2014

The Hotel, Boulevard de Waterloo 38, 1000 Brussels, Belgium

The Annual EU-US Trade Conference: TTIP - The right deal for global trade?

 

The Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) has been described as the most significant bilateral trade negotiation ever to take place. With global competitors emerging, particularly from Asia, it is argued that a successful agreement would boost jobs and economic growth on both sides of the Atlantic, at a time when the two economic powers need to increase their competitiveness most.