isoc liveOn Thursday February 22, 2024 from 12:00-2:00pm CET (11:00-13:00 UTC) the first Youth IGF EU will be convened at the European Parliament in Brussels. Born from the outcomes of the UN Internet Governance Forum 2023 Open Forum event co-organised by the EU Delegation to the IGF and the Youth IGF, and the growing number of requests from the global Youth IGF community, the Youth IGF EU aims to raise the awareness of the young in the EU countries on Internet Governance and help to create the next generation of the EU digital leaders. Organising committee: Romina Matei, Yuliya Morenets, Bernardo Sequeiros, Antoan Shotarov.

AGENDA https://events.youthigf.com/eu-agenda (UTC+1)

12:00 Debate / Q&A (may not be webcast)
MEP Cristian-Silviu BUSOI

12:30 Opening & Interventions from MEPs – AI Act, Cybersecurity Act and recent EU priorities
MEP Cristian-Silviu BUSOI, EPP, ITRE Committee Chair.
MEP Brando BENIFEI, S&D. Rapporteur on the AI Act.
MEP Marina KALJURAND, S&D. Shadow rapporteur on the DSA Act.
MEP Miapetra KUMPULA-NATRI, S&D. Rapporteur on the European strategy for data.
Introduction of young Leaders/ Q&A.

13:00 Capacity-building session
Anja Gengo, UN IGF Secretariat
Esteve Sanz, EU Commission, Head of Sector Internet Governance and Multi-stakeholder Dialogue
Prof. Pedro Inácio, Pro-Rector for the Digital University, UBI / IEEE Senior member
Dr. Regina Filipová Fuchsová, EURid/.eu, Industry Relations Manager
Nadia Tjahja, EuroDIG youth coordinator (TBC)
Ass. Prof. Joanna Kulesza, University of Lodz, Lodz CyberHub

13:30 Youth discussion/ Q&A

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