This page lists some of my media appearances on TV or video, and quotes and mentions in written articles.

Media appearances

Media mentions

2024

  • Golem.de, PIMS als PETs: Die Politik tut sich schwer - Datenschutz und Big Tech, 15 February 2024 (German). [Archive]

  • Silicon Republic, The AI Act looms closer, but will it be enough?, 13 February 2024. [Archive]

  • HVG, Mi jön a Cookie Monster helyett? Ilyen lesz a sütimentes új európai digitális hirdetési világ, 10 February 2024 (Hungarian). [Archive]

  • Follow The Money, EU-backed surveillance software for detecting child abuse has serious flaws, manufacturer admits, 25 January 2024. [Archive] [Dutch] [PDF]

  • Politico, Morning Tech Europe,10 January 2024.

  • Politico, Morning Tech UK,09 January 2024.

2023

  • Politico, France’s Mistral takes a victory lap, 13 December 2023. [Archive]

  • CSO Online, How the EU AI Act regulates artificial intelligence: What it means for cybersecurity, 13 December 2023. [Archive] [German] [Spanish]

  • elDario.es, Una startup francesa fundada hace siete meses revienta el mercado tras la firma de la nueva ley europea de la IA, 11 December 2023 (Spanish). [Archive]

  • Politico, The AI Act is a done deal. Or is it?, 11 December 2023.

  • New Scientist, Can the EU’s plan to regulate AI keep up with rapidly evolving tech?, 11 December 2023. [Archive]

  • Common Dreams, EU Deal on AI Act Is ‘Missed Opportunity’ to Ban Mass Surveillance, Say Privacy Groups, 9 December 2023. [Archive]

  • Süddeutsche Zeitung, Wie Europa Chat-GPT & Co. Zügel anlegt, 9 December 2023. [Archive]

  • The New York Times, E.U. Agrees on Landmark Artificial Intelligence Rules, 8 December 2023. [Archive]

    • O Estado de S. Paulo, Europa chega a acordo sobre regras de inteligência artificial e fica perto de lei histórica, 9 December 2023 (Portuguese). [Archive]
  • Euractiv, Are EU regulators ready for concentration in the AI market?, 8 December 2023. [Archive] [French]

  • Tech Crunch, EU ‘final’ talks to fix AI rules to run into second day — but deal on foundational models is on the table, 7 December 2023. [Archive]

  • Handelsblatt, Nach 22 Stunden vertagen sich die erschöpften Verhandler, 7 December 2023 (German). [Archive]

  • The Week, EU’s AI regulation faces uncertainty as deal eludes leaders, 7 December 2023. [Archive]

  • Associated Press, Europe was set to lead the world on AI regulation. But can leaders reach a deal?, 6 December 2023. [Archive]

    • The Washington Post, Europe was set to lead the world on AI regulation. But can leaders reach a deal?, 6 December 2023. [Archive]

    • Fast Company, Can Europe actually lead the world on AI regulation?, 6 December 2023. [Archive]

    • ABC News, Europe was set to lead the world on AI regulation. But can leaders reach a deal?, 6 December 2023. [Archive]

    • US News, Europe was set to lead the world on AI regulation. But can leaders reach a deal?, 6 December 2023. [Archive]

    • The Hill, Europe was set to lead the world on AI regulation. But can leaders reach a deal?, 6 December 2023. [Archive]

    • Boston Globe, Europe was set to lead the world on AI regulation. But can leaders reach a deal?, 6 December 2023. [Archive]

    • Quartz, Europe was set to lead the world on AI regulation. But can leaders reach a deal?, 6 December 2023. [Archive]

    • The Globe and Mail, Europe was set to lead the world on AI regulation. But can leaders reach a deal?, 6 December 2023. [Archive]

    • The Economic Times, Europe was set to lead the world on AI regulation. But can leaders reach a deal?, 6 December 2023. [Archive]

    • The Seattle Times, Europe was set to lead the world on AI regulation. But can leaders reach a deal?, 6 December 2023. [Archive]

  • elDario.es, Francia, Alemania e Italia piden recortar la regulación de la inteligencia artificial, la gran apuesta de España en la UE, 28 November 2023 (Spanish). [Archive]

  • Techdirt, Steamed Hams, Except It’s The EU Commission’s Alleged CSAM Regulation ‘Experts’, 15 November 2023. [Archive]

  • The Register, EU lawmakers scolded for concealing identities of privacy-busting content-scanning ‘experts’, 9 November 2023. [Archive]

  • Netzpolitik.org, Wie der Sicherheitsapparat die Chatkontrolle prägt, 7 November 2023 (German). [Archive]

  • Silicon Republic, EU Commission concealed ‘expert list’ behind CSAM proposal, 6 November 2023. [Archive]

  • Politico, Cyber Insights, 6 November 2023.

  • Euractiv, EU Commission’s nameless experts behind its child sexual abuse law, 6 November 2023. [Archive] [French] [German]

  • Euractiv, Are EU regulators ready for concentration in the AI market?, 3 November 2023. [Archive] [French] [German]

  • Infosecurity Magazine, OpenAI, Microsoft, Google and Anthropic Form Body to Regulate AI, 27 July 2023. [Archive]

  • International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP), The latest dimension of the global race for an AI governance framework, 27 June 2023. [Archive]

  • Sunday World, Angry reaction to announcement gardaí will get bodycams with facial recognition tech, 21 June 2023. [Archive]

  • Business Post, AI Act will be ‘like GDPR on steroids’, says tech expert, 18 June 2023. [Archive]

  • Digiday, How the European Commission’s new antitrust case against Google could break up its adtech business, 15 June 2023. [Archive]

  • Associated Press, How Europe is leading the world in the push to regulate AI, 14 June 2023. [Archive]

  • Irish Independent, Every move being watched: the midlands town that is the CCTV capital of Ireland, 12 June 2023. [Archive]

  • The Sunday Times, Facial recognition bots are scraping private data, 11 June 2023. [Archive]

  • International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP), Europe’s rulebook for artificial intelligence takes shape, 23 May 2023. [Archive]

  • Tech Crunch, EU lawmakers back transparency and safety rules for generative AI, 11 May 2023. [Archive]

  • Irish Independent, Fears Chinese ‘spy’ cameras are recording Irish politicians and staff dismissed by Oireachtas officials, 16 April 2023. [Archive]

  • MLex, AI systems such as ChatGPT could be violating users’ privacy under GDPR, advocates worry, 31 March 2023. [Archive]

  • Al Jazeera, Može li bot biti dobar politički savjetnik?, 26 March 2023. [Archive]

  • Agence France Press (AFP)

  • Época Negócios, Romênia elege uma ferramenta de inteligência artificial para ser o novo membro do parlamento, 6 March 2023 (Portuguese). [Archive]

  • Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL), Romania’s AI Political Adviser Is Already In Hot Water, 6 March 2023. [Archive]

  • Euronews

    • English, Romania’s prime minister has hired the world’s first AI government adviser. What will it do?, 6 March 2023. [Archive]
    • Russian, Румыния: первый в мире советник с искусственным интеллектом (Romania: the world’s first artificial intelligence advisor), 6 March 2023. [Archive]
    • Spanish, The Cube | Un asistente con inteligencia artificial para el primer ministro de Rumanía, 5 March 2023. [Archive]
    • German, Wie “Puls in Echtzeit”: KI-Assistent “Ion” berät Rumäniens Ministerpräsidenten, 4 March 2023. [Archive]
    • French, Une intelligence artificielle rejoint l’équipe du Premier ministre roumain, 3 March 2023. [Archive]
    • Italian, Il governo romeno ha assunto il primo consulente alimentato dall’intelligenza artificiale, 3 March 2023. [Archive]
  • La Razón (Spain), Una IA ha sido nombrada consejera del Primer Ministro de Rumanía, 4 March 2023 (Spanish). [Archive]

  • Futurism, Prime Minister of European Country Names AI as Advisor, 3 March 2023. [Archive]

  • Stern, Rumänien hat einen neuen Regierungsberater: Künstliche Intelligenz, 3 March 2023 (German). [Archive]

  • Politico, Psst… when AIs talk among themselves, 2 March 2023. [Archive]

  • Washington Post, This government aide says it knows what voters want. It’s an AI bot, 2 March 2023. [Archive]

  • Interesting Engineering, ‘Mirror’ or error? Romania unveils world’s first AI ‘advisor’ to state, 2 March 2023. [Archive]

  • TF1 Info, ION, l’intelligence artificielle qui souffle à l’oreille du gouvernement roumain, 2 March 2023 (French). [Archive]

  • Politico, OK Computer: Romania debuts ‘world’s first’ AI government adviser, 1 March 2023. [Archive]

  • Sunday Independent (Ireland), Beware of Bing? Chatbots may not be sentient – yet – but they can still manipulate us, 26 February 2023. [Archive]

  • The Journal (Ireland), Cyber security watchdog to outline what IT equipment Govt can buy amid Chinese CCTV concerns , 14 February 2023. [Archive]

  • Silicon Republic, Calls to ban Hikvision cameras in Leinster House amid security concerns, 13 February 2023. [Archive]

  • Business Post, ‘Serious concern’ from politicians over CCTV cameras in Leinster House, 13 February 2023. [Archive]

  • The Irish Sun, Calls for Chinese CCTV cameras at Dail to be taken away over data worry- as Australia and US lead ban, 12 February 2023. [Archive]

  • The Irish Times, National security concerns raised over use of Chinese cameras at Leinster House, 12 February 2023. [Archive]

  • The Journal (Ireland), Human rights group raises concerns over Chinese cameras at the Oireachtas, 12 February 2023. [Archive]

  • The Independent (UK), Human rights group raises concerns over Chinese cameras at the Oireachtas, 12 February 2023. [Archive]

  • Irish Examiner, Opposition leaders back calls to remove Chinese cameras from Leinster House, 12 February 2023. [Archive]

  • The Irish News, Human rights group raises concerns over Chinese cameras at the Oireachtas, 12 February 2023. [Archive]

  • Raidió Teilifís Éireann (RTÉ), Human rights group raises concern over Chinese cameras at Oireachtas, 12 February 2023. [Archive]

  • Sunday Independent (Ireland), We need to talk about chatbots before they start talking about us, 12 February 2023. [Archive]

  • Irish Independent, Leinster House urged to urgently remove Chinese-made security cameras over TD spying fears, 11 February 2023. [Archive]

  • Business Post, CCTV cameras in Leinster House could be reporting to China, 11 February 2023. [Archive]

  • Euractiv, The AI Act’s fine line on critical infrastructure, 8 February 2023. [Archive] [German] [Italian]

  • Politico, MorningTech, 17 January 2023.

2022

2021

  • EastWest.eu, Facebook non chiude definitivamente il sistema di riconoscimento facciale, 3 November 2021 (Italian).