Eva Kaili

Member European Parliament

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Eva Kaili is a Greek politician and Member of the European Parliament MEP for 2014-2019. She is a member of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in Europe. She is mostly known internationally, as Founder of the Future Forum in Brussels and Chair of the Future of Science and Technology Panel of the European Parliament, leading Exponential Technologies. She was one of the “Women who Shape Brussels” and the “Tech MEPs gang” as the “leading MEPs addressing the digital revolution” by Politico in 2018. She received the European Award as an MEP in 2018 for her work on the Digital Agenda for Europe. When she was on the shortlist as one of the Best MEPs in 2016, Der Spiegel called her one of the best representatives of European citizens Business Insider called her “The most popular Greek politician in the world” with an “extremely impressive story” and next year too, as “an up and coming politician with strong support among the youth” in 2012 Der Spiegel also referred to her as a “Foresightful politician” and “brave” for her stance during the economic and political crisis of Greece, including her in its list of “People of the Year 2011” As one of the Digital Leaders for Europe by the World Economic Forum of Davos and the Blockchain Council, she was one of the speakers in China at the Informal Group of World Economic Leaders by WEF in 2018. She is a member of the Global Council on Extended Intelligence of IEEE Standards Association and MIT Media Lab. CXI was created to design systems that integrate humans and machines prioritizing ideals, people and the planet over profit and productivity for a Good Future <globalcxi.org> Antonio Tajani, President of the European Parliament, accepted her request of transforming the Science and Technology Options Assessment #STOA the Scientific Foresight Unit and the European Science Media Hub, to Future of Science and Technology Panel to monitor Exponential Science and Technologies, to provide Scientific Data to MEPs, to Communicate Science to European Citizens with workshops, studies and campaigns. She is the first woman Chairing Science and Technology in the EP.

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