Roberto Viola

Roberto Viola, Director General of DG CONNECT at the European Commission

DG Connect / European Commission

Roberto Viola is Director General of DG CONNECT – the Directorate General of Communication, Networks, Content and Technology – at the European Commission. He previously served as Chairman of the European Radio Spectrum Policy group.


Roberto Viola (European Commission) speaks about regulating AI at the DLD Munich 2024 conference.

Regulation vs. Innovation in AI

EU Commissioner Roberto Viola discusses Europe’s approach to regulating artificial intelligence while still encouraging innovation. Viola, Director General for Communications Networks, Content and Technology, notes that Europe is taking concrete steps to address global risks from AI through new laws and funding for research. “People say, ‘You should not regulate AI’”, he notes. “Others say…
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DLD Munich panel discussion about geopolitics with Wolfgang Ischinger, Jeffrey Rosen, Roberto Viola, Ann-Kristin Achleitner

A Geopolitical Compass for Companies!?

Geopolitics and economics are deeply intertwined. In this talk, experts from both sides discuss how companies can navigate the current global geopolitical situation. “Geopolitics is back”, Ann-Kristin Achleitner notes at the outset of this expert panel discussion. “And this is not only important for states, but also important for businesses.” Investor Jeffrey Rosen agrees: “I…
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Stage at DLD Munich 2023, Europe’s leading innovation conference, at Serviceplan’s House of Communication

DLD Munich 2023

Highlights of DLD Munich 2023: Find videos, images and speakers of Europe’s leading innovation conference in one place…
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