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POLICY LAB – FUNDAMENTAL RIGHTS IN AI & DIGITAL SOCIETIES: TOWARDS AN INTERNATIONAL ACCORD

Dates: September 7-9, 2021

Co-organizers: Club de Madrid and Boston Global Forum

Paul Twomey served from 2003 to 2010 as the President and CEO of ICANN, a role which the New York Times described as “the Chief Operating Officer of the Internet”. He will speak at Plenary I of the Policy Lab together with Paul Nemitz, Principal Advisor of the European Commission, and two members of Club de Madrid, Hanna Suchocka of Poland and Carl Bildt of Sweden.

Plenary I: Setting the context for a rights-based international accord

 Panelists:

  • Paul Twomey, Fellow and Core Theme Leader at the Global Solutions Initiative; Distinguished Fellow at the Centre for International Governance Innovation; Commissioner of the Global Commission for Internet Governance and former CEO of ICANN
  • Jerry Jones, Advisor of CdM, Executive Vice-President, Ethics and Legal Officer, Live Ramp
  • Paul Nemitz, Principal Advisor in the Directorate General for Justice and Consumers at the European Commission
  • Hanna Suchocka, Prime Minister of Poland (1992-1993), Member of Club de Madrid
  • Carl Bildt, Prime Minister of Sweden (1991-1994), Member of Club de Madrid