The Tech Fit 4 Europe podcast

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How can technology tackle climate change or improve healthcare? What responsibility should tech companies take for how their solutions are used? And will the geopolitics of tech reshape our world order? These are just some of the issues we will explore in our new podcast, bringing together diverse perspectives on how to make Tech Fit 4 Europe. Join Casper Klynge, Microsoft’s Vice President of European Government Affairs, in conversation with the people behind the policies that shape our use of technology. 

EP02: Breaking down the “Brussels Effect” 

Brussels policymakers are playing an increasingly important role in shaping global standards for technology and other areas. In this episode, hear from Professor Anu Bradford on the so-called ‘Brussels Effect’ and how the policies set in Europe impact the entire world.  

Anu Bradford is Professor of Law and International Organization at Columbia Law School. She is the author of “The Brussels Effect: How the European Union Rules the World” (2020). 

Available on Spotify | Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts

A transcript of this episode can be found here.

EP01: Greening Europe’s recovery 

The EU is focused on enabling a green economic recovery from the COVID-19 crisis. From increasing green investments to supporting the roll-out of carbon neutral technology, MEP Pascal Canfin weighs in on how to realize Europe’s green ambitions and the role the private sector must play.  

Former French Minister for Development Pascal Canfin is currently serving as a Member of the European Parliament and chair of the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety Committee 

Available on Spotify | Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts

A transcript of this episode can be found here.