YPDP debate on “New Tech Trends: Impact on Regulation & Society”

YPDP organised an exciting debate on how new tech trends impact regulation and society on 27th of April at Fipra International.

Mark MacGann (Uber Senior Board Advisor) and Josephine Wood (S&D Advisor, European Parliament) gave input to an interactive discussion on technological disruption, the future of work and the appropriate regulation.

Robin Wauters (tech journalist and founding editor of Tech.eu) moderated the debate.

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YPDP Call for Applications


Dear Young Professional in Digital Policy,

Do you have an idea for a great YPDP initiative and would you like to take the lead and make it happen? Then join the YPDP Team!

We are looking for some additional help to realise our (and your!) 2016 plans.

Please send a short project idea, related to European tech policy, that you would like to organise for the YPDP network to info@ypdp.org.

The closing date for ideas submission is May 25, 2016.

We look forward to hearing from you,

Christian Borggren// Sabina Ciofu// Christian Wagner

#techxmasreadings – Crowd-sourcing reading suggestions for the Christmas time

Hi YPDP’s,
Just before the holiday season is about to start and people are traveling home from Brussels, YPDP’er @lenard_ko from Allied For Startups has kicked of an initiative to crowdsource some reading suggestions for tech-policy enthusiasts in the EU using this open document (Follow #techxmasreadings on twitter).

In case you are still looking for some interesting readings over Christmas, have a look at the list. If you have some additions in mind, then go ahead and suggest your ideas to the open-list.
Happy holidays!