RAID 2021 (Regulation, AI, Internet, Data)


Opening Addresses by

  • Matthew Astill, CEO, Cavendish Group
  • Didier Reynders, Commissioner for Justice, European Commission
  • Lucilla Sioli, Director for Artificial Intelligence and Digital Industry, European Commission

Panel 1- Facing Common Global Challenges in the Regulation of AI, Internet & Data

Moderator: Filip Van Elsen, Partner, Global Co-Head of Technology, Allen & Overy


  • Jean-Pierre Raffarin, Former Prime Minister and Chairman of Fondation Prospective et Innovation
  • Wu Lebin, Chairman, Chinese Academy of Sciences Holdings Ltd (CAS Holdings)
  • Ventsislav Karadjov, Deputy Chair, European Data Protection Board
  • Irina Orssich, Head of Sector AI Policy, European Commission
  • Francois-Louis Michaud, Executive Director, European Banking Authority 10h15- 11h15 : Panel 2- Exploiter l’IA alors qu’elle devient plus forte et plus rapide


Panel 2: Harnessing AI as it Gets Stronger, Faster

Moderator: Emma Wright, Director and Counsel, Institute of AI


  • Karolina Mojzesowicz, Deputy Head of Data Protection Unit, European Commission
  • Marco-Alexander Breit, Head of Task Force Artificial Intelligence and Digital Technologies, German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy
  • Eva Kaili MEP, Chair, Future of Science and Technology Panel (STOA), European Parliament
  • Christiane Wendehorst, Scientific Director, European Law Institute
  • Catherine Di Lorenzo, Counsel, Head of IP, Data and Tech, Allen & Overy Luxembourg11h30- 12h40 : Panel 3- Comment gérer les opportunités et les risques de la Fintech ?


Panel 3: How Do We Manage the Opportunities and Risks of Fintech?


Moderator: Victor Ho, Managing Partner, Allen & Overy Beijing and Shanghai


  • Jörg Kukies, State Secretary, Federal Ministry of Finance, Germany
  • Stijn Claessens, Head of Financial Stability Policy and Deputy Head of the Monetary and Economic Department, Bank for International Settlements
  • Ondřej Kovařík MEP, Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs, European Parliament
  • Sultan Meghji, Chief Innovation Officer, FDITECH, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation
  • Huy Nguyen Trieu, Co-founder, Centre for Finance, Technology and Entrepreneurship (CFTE)*


Keynote Speech by Wojciech Wiewiórowski, European Data Protection Supervisor


Panel 4: The Power of Platforms and Markets

Moderator: Endy Bayuni, Member, Facebook Oversight Board


  • Andreas Mundt, President, German Competition Authority (Bundeskartellamt)
  • Prabhat Agarwal, Head of the Digital Services and Platforms Unit, European Commission
  • Tine Larsen, President, National Commission for Data Protection (CNPD) – Luxembourg
  • Sean Heather, Senior Vice-President for Antitrust, S. Chamber of Commerce
  • Tiemo Woelken, Member, European Parliament


Panel 5- Navigating the Data Rights Minefield

Moderator: Rocca Bellanova, Professor in Critical Data Studies, University of Amsterdam


  • Werner Stengg, Cabinet Expert – Executive Vice President Margrethe Vestager, European Commission
  • Miapetra Kumpula-Natri MEP, Rapporteur on the European Strategy for Data, European Parliament
  • Helen Dixon, Data Protection Commissioner, Ireland
  • David Stevens, President, Belgian Data Protection Authority
  • Laurie-Anne Ancenys, Counsel, Head of tech & data, Allen & Overy Paris


Panel 6- International Cooperation – Building on Shared Interests to Manage the Risks and Benefits of Innovation

Moderator: Raphaël Gellert, Professor in private law and ICT, Radboud University, Nijmegen


  • Safa Uslu, Head of Department for International Relations, Digital Transformation Office, Presidency of the Republic of Turkey
  • Isidro Laso Ballesteros, Cabinet Expert – Mariya Gabriel – Innovation, Research, Culture, Education and Youth, European Commission
  • Antonio Capobianco, Acting Head of the Competition Division, OECD
  • Anu Talus, Ombudsman, Office of Data Protection, Finland
  • Anna-Liisa Pärnalaas, Advisor (Digital Affairs), Department of European Union and International Cooperation, Estonian Ministry of Economic Affairs and Communications


Closing remarks by Ben Avison, Editorial & Conference Director, Cavendish Group and Serge Degallaix, CEO, Fondation Prospective et Innovation

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