Foster & Protect:
Tech + National Security
Civic Engagement | Tech Industry
March 12, 2022
Ballroom, EU House at Native
Can governments encourage tech innovation while protecting national security? How can businesses, civic leaders, and ordinary citizens ensure their voices are heard?
In this panel, European and American experts discuss international cooperation to promote tech innovation while safeguarding national security, as well as current trends in export controls and investment screening.
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Head of Trade, EU Delegation to the US
Tomas Baert is the Head of the Trade & Agriculture Section at the European Union Delegation to the United States. In this capacity, he oversees the planning, management, and coordination of EU trade policy in the US.
Giovanna M. Cinelli
Partner, Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP
Giovanna M. Cinelli is the leader of the International Trade and National Security practice at Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP.
Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations (CFR)
Inu Manak is an expert in international political economy, with a specialization in international trade policy and law.
Deputy Director General (Acting) for Trade, European Commission
Rupert Schlegelmilch is the Acting Deputy Director General at the DG Trade of the European Commission. DG Trade is in charge of implementing the common trade policy of the European Union.