Thank you for attending our debate “Smart and sustainable: How can Digital help the green transition?”

PubAffairs Bruxelles was delighted to host on the 12th of July 2021 the debate Smart and sustainable: How can Digital help the green transition?”, an afternoon of discussion on the role of ICT in finding smart and sustainable solutions for the green transition with our distinguished speakers Mr Vincent Berrutto, Head of Innovation, Research, Digitalisation and Competitiveness, European Commission – DG ENERG, Mr Markus Ferber MEP (EPP/DE), Ms Lise Fuhr, Director General, European Telecommunication Network Operators’ Association (ETNO), Ms Luis Neves, CEO, Global Enabling Sustainability Initiative (GeSI) and Ms Eva Barteková, Policy Analyst, Environment Directorate, Environment & Economy Integration Division, OECD.

Ms Birgit Klesper, SVP Group Corporate Responsibility, Deutsche Telekom and Mr Björn-Sören Gigler, Senior Digital Innovation Officer, European Commission – DG CNECT, and Adjunct Professor, Georgetown University, held respectively an introductory and a keynote speech.

We would like to thank our supporting partner Deutsche Telekom, our distinguished guests and our moderator, Anja Ingenrieth, Vice President, European Affairs – Brussels, Deutsche Telekom.