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What Industry Insiders Say About Zuckerberg To Meet EU




Zuckerberg Facebook CEO:

Mark Elliot Zuckerberg, born in 1984, is an American internet entrepreneur as well as a philanthropist. Zuckerberg is also known for co-founding and leading Facebook, Inc. And its namesake social networking website as its chairman, chief executive officer, or controlling shareholder. He is also co-founder and a board member of the solar sail spacecraft development project, the Breakthrough Starshot.

Facebook Launch:

He born in White Plains, New York; Zuckerberg attended University. In this institute, where he was launch Facebook from his dormitory room on February 4, 2004, with college roommates. The name of these roommates is Eduardo Saverin, Andrew McCollum, Dustin Moskovitz, and Chris Hughe.

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg will meet the EU’s digital or industry chiefs. This meeting will be held on February 17, EU officials said on Tuesday, days before the two Commissioners present proposals to rein in U.S. tech giants and Chinese rivals.

European Competition and Digital Commissioner:

In addition to European Competition and Digital Commissioner Margrethe Vestager and Internal Market Commissioner Thierry Breton. Zuckerberg will also meet justice chief Vera Jourova, the officials said.

The meeting comes just before European commissioners make a schedule to present regulations. It’s intended to curtail competition from American as well as Chinese tech giants.

Europe Munich Security Conference:

Facebook said that Next week, Mark Zuckerberg would travel to Europe to participate in the Munich Security Conference. And will also meet with European decision-makers in Brussels to discuss a framework for new rules and regulations for the internet.

According to a European Commission proposal seen by Reuters, the Vestager and Breton set to announce plans on February 19. Just for creating a single European data market. It also aims at challenging the dominance of U.S. tech giants such as Facebook, Google, and Amazon, etc.


They will also propose rules to govern the use of (AI) artificial intelligence. The Commission is expecting to seek feedback before the finalizing of the rules.

Facebook is already in Vestager’s crosshairs over its use of data collected by the company over the years from classified ads players. According to a questionnaire seen by Reuters, its the right to use their data for any purpose, including to launch competing products.

Zuckerberg’s last public appearance in Brussels was in 2018 when he met with the European Parliament leaders to answer questions. These questions are about how the data of 2.7 million European users improperly shared with political consultancy Cambridge Analytica.


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