About Our Guest
Former MEP / Special Advisor for Digitalisation & AI
As a Polish politician, Michal Boni was a pioneer in digital matters both as the first minister of Digital Affairs in Central Eastern Europe and as the author of several strategy plans on how to develop the digital economy and society in his home country. In 2014, he took his expertise to Brussels as a Member of the European Parliament (MEP), where he led on key digital files covering privacy, 5G, interoperability, open science cloud and artificial intelligence (AI). Since 2019, he works with different organisations, including SME Connect, the Martens Centre, and the Digital Enlightenment Forum, while also sharing his knowledge of digital matters with the University for Social Sciences and Humanities in Warsaw, Poland and the European University in Cyprus.