Data economy: human-centric approach at the forefront

The European Union Delegation to the United Nations in Geneva, the Permanent Mission of Switzerland to the UN in Geneva, the Permanent Mission of Slovenia to the UN Office and other international organisations in Geneva in capacity as Presidency of the Council of the EU, and the Geneva Internet Platform are organising a series of dialogues “From Geneva: Reflections on digital future”. On these dialogues issues of importance for the Geneva and global audiences are discussed, and one of them: Data economy: human-centric approach at the forefront is kicking-off today at 16.00, where dr. Maja Bogataj Jančič, LL.M., LL.M. will also lecture. You are cordially invited to join the event!

At the event, it will be explored: (1) how to provide a trusted, fair, and innovative data economy; (2) how to approach a perceived trade-off between the data potential and the protection of individual rights; (3) how can we move from users to becoming active digital citizens and (4) what roles for governments, civil society and the private sector?

​​Speakers will be:
Dr Maja Bogataj Jančič, Co-Chair of the Data Governance Working Group, Global Partnership on Artificial Intelligence
– Ms Lene Wendland, Chief, Business & Human Rights, Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights
– Ambassador Thomas Schneider, Head of International Relations at the Federal Office for Communications of Switzerland (OFCOM) & Co-Lead Swiss Network Digital Self-Determination
– Mr Paul-Olivier Dehaye, & & Hestia.AI
– Mr Pascal Marmier, Secretary General, Economy of Trust Foundation, SICPA

You can register for the event here.