ITI - The Information Technology Industry Council

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Overview

Lobbying Costs

600,000€ - 699,999€

Financial year: Dec 2022 - Nov 2023

Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

6 Fte (12)

Lobbyists with EP accreditation

5

High-level Commission meetings

60

Lobbying Costs over the years

  • Info

    ITI - The Information Technology Industry Council   (ITI)

    EU Transparency Register

    061601915428-87 First registered on 05 Jan 2015

    Goals / Remit

    The Information Technology Industry Council (ITI) is the premier ICT advocacy and policy organization for the world’s leading innovation companies. We have earned the trust of the world’s most recognized technology brands to solve their most complex policy challenges around the globe.

    ITI attracts members companies from Europe, Asia and North America that pioneer cutting-edge products and services that improve people’s daily lives. We collaborate with governments, industry, academia and civil society to develop and implement policies that promote economic expansion, job creation and unfettered access to the Internet and all it entails.
    ITI opened the Europe office in Brussels in October 2017, and have staff in the US, India, China, Brazil, South Korea as well as Europe

    Main EU files targeted

    Digital Single Market and tech policy in general, privacy, intermediaries/platforms issues, international data flows, e-evidence, trade, competition policy, artificial intelligence, data governance, cybersecurity, taxation, sustainability, standardisation

    Address

    Head Office
    700 K St NW, Suite 600
    Washington, D.C. 20001
    UNITED STATES
    EU Office
    Rue de la Loi 227
    Brussels 1040
    BELGIUM

    Website

  • People

    Total lobbyists declared

    12

    Employment timeLobbyists
    100%4
    25%8

    Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

    6

    Lobbyists with EP accreditation

    All Lobbyists with EP accreditation over time

    5 accreditations were / are live (in bold) for the selected state of 26 Feb 2024

    Name Start date End Date
    Ms Laura Maria WIESENFELD 07 Feb 2024 06 Feb 2025
    Mr Gabriele FAVARÒ 27 Jan 2024 24 Jan 2025
    Mr Guillermo FERRER HERNÀEZ 07 Nov 2023 27 Jan 2024
    Ms Claudia LOZANO RODRIGUEZ 13 Apr 2023 20 Oct 2023
    Ms Mira Oona MIKKELÄ 14 Mar 2023 25 Jan 2024
    Mr Marco LETO BARONE 04 Mar 2023 01 Mar 2024
    Mr Guido LOBRANO 07 Mar 2023 06 Mar 2024
    Mr Jason OXMAN 07 Mar 2023 06 Mar 2024
    Mr Leto Barone MARCO 04 Mar 2023 08 Mar 2023
    Ms Dorothy ADOBEA 18 Mar 2022 23 Feb 2023
    Mr Guido LOBRANO 15 Mar 2022 07 Mar 2023
    Mr Jason OXMAN 15 Mar 2022 07 Mar 2023
    Ms Iliana PARVINA 12 Mar 2022 11 Mar 2023
    Mr Leto Barone MARCO 12 Mar 2022 04 Mar 2023
    Mr Jason OXMAN 22 Aug 2019 22 Aug 2020
    Ms Vivien ZUZOK 06 Aug 2019 06 Aug 2020
    Mr Jonathan KALLMER 06 Aug 2019 06 Aug 2020
    Mr Guido LOBRANO 06 Aug 2019 06 Aug 2020

    Complementary Information

    None declared

    Person in charge of EU relations

    Data not provided by Register Secretariat due to GDPR

    Person with legal responsibility

    Data not provided by Register Secretariat due to GDPR

  • Categories

    Category

    Trade and business associations

  • Networking

    Affiliation

    European Internet Forum - EIF
    European Society of Association Executives - ESAE

    Member organisations

    None declared

  • Financial Data

    Interests represented

    Promotes their own interests or the collective interests of their members

    Closed financial year

    Dec 2022 - Nov 2023

    Lobbying costs for closed financial year

    600,000€ - 699,999€

    Major contributions in closed year

    None declared

    Intermediaries for closed year

    NameAmount
    acumen public affairs 25,000€ - 49,999€

    Intermediaries for current year

    Name
    rud pedersen public affairs

    Closed year Costs

    600,000€ - 699,999€

    Other financial info

    None declared

  • EU Structures

    Groups (European Commission)

    none

    Groups (European Parliament)

    N/A

    Communication activities

    ITI's interaction with the EU Institutions is primarily through meetings, events and workshops, as well as public papers, reports and letters. In addition, we collaborate with our member companies and other associations, think tanks etc.

    Other activities

    Issues/matters of interest include the Digital Single Market; Internet governance; ICT standardisation and relevant directives; cyber security and privacy policy, including the Privacy Shield Framework; Taxation; trade; cross-border data flows; hazardous waste and energy efficiency; Competition; regulatory policy and relevant directives.

  • Meetings

    Meetings

    60 meetings found. Download meetings

    The list below only covers meetings held since November 2014 with commissioners, their cabinet members or directors-general at the European Commission; other lobby meetings with lower-level staff may have taken place, but the European Commission doesn't proactively publish information about these meetings. For more information about which commissioner is responsible for which portfolio, check out this link: https://commissioners.ec.europa.eu/index_en All information below comes from European Commission web pages.

    • Date 24 Jan 2024 Location Brussels
      Subject AI
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Věra Jourová
      Attending
      • Daniel Braun (Cabinet member)
      • Marie Frenay (Cabinet member)
      • Wojtek Talko (Cabinet member)
    • Date 14 Nov 2023 Location Brussels
      Subject Artificial Intelligence, EU-U.S. cooperation, cyber-security
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Věra Jourová
      Portfolio Values and Transparency
      Attending
      • Daniel Braun (Cabinet member)
      • Alejandro Cainzos (Cabinet member)
    • Date 06 Oct 2022 Location Brussels
      Subject Data Act, AI Act, EU-US Trade and Technology Council
      Cabinet Cabinet of Executive Vice-President Margrethe Vestager
      Portfolio Europe Fit for Digital Age
      Attending
      • Werner Stengg (Cabinet member)
      • Christiane Canenbley (Cabinet member)
    • Date 16 Sep 2022 Location Videoconference
      Subject Product liability directive
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Thierry Breton
      Portfolio Internal Market
      Attending
      • Maurits-Jan Prinz (Cabinet member)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 16 Sep 2022 Location virtual
      Subject Product liability directive
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Thierry Breton
      Portfolio Internal Market
      Attending
      • Maurits-Jan Prinz (Cabinet member)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 16 Sep 2022 Location virtual
      Subject (will follow)
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Thierry Breton
      Portfolio Internal Market
      Attending
      • Maurits-Jan Prinz (Cabinet member)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 29 Jun 2022 Location online
      Subject Data & Cloud
      DG Communications Networks, Content and Technology
      Attending
      • Roberto Viola (Director-General)
    • Date 29 Jun 2022 Location online
      Subject Data & Cloud
      DG Communications Networks, Content and Technology
      Attending
      • Roberto Viola (Director-General)
    • Date 18 May 2022 Location Brussels
      Subject Digital Services Act, Data Act
      Cabinet Cabinet of Executive Vice-President Margrethe Vestager
      Portfolio Europe Fit for Digital Age
      Attending
      • Werner Stengg (Cabinet member)
      • Kim Jorgensen (Cabinet member)
      • Penelope Papandropoulos (Cabinet member)
    • Date 26 Apr 2022 Location video conference
      Subject Data transfer
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Didier Reynders
      Portfolio Justice
      Attending
      • Lucrezia Busa (Cabinet member)
      • Didier Reynders (Commissioner)
    • Date 13 Oct 2021 Location Brussels
      Subject Privacy, data flow,transatlantic cooperation
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Věra Jourová
      Portfolio Values and Transparency
      Attending
      • Renate Nikolay (Cabinet member)
    • Date 07 Jun 2021 Location Virtual meeting
      Subject Meeting on the global debate on government access to data, notably within the OECD.
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Ylva Johansson
      Portfolio Home Affairs
      Attending
      • Monika Maglione (Cabinet member)
    • Date 25 Feb 2021 Location video conference
      Subject EU-US trade relations; Trade Policy Review; Digital trade, including EU's position on e-commerce and Digital taxation.
      Cabinet Cabinet of Executive Vice-President Valdis Dombrovskis
      Portfolio An Economy that Works for People
      Attending
      • Valdis Dombrovskis (Executive Vice-President)
    • Date 19 Feb 2021 Location Brussels (WEBEX)
      Subject EU policy files relevant to the technology industry - transatlantic trade & data flows, Digital Decade, digital & green, Artificial Intelligence, Digital Services Act, Digital Markets Act
      Cabinet Cabinet of President Ursula von der Leyen
      Portfolio President
      Attending
      • Anthony Whelan (Cabinet member)
    • Date 19 Feb 2021 Location Brussels (online)
      Subject DSA, DMA, AI
      Cabinet Cabinet of Executive Vice-President Margrethe Vestager
      Portfolio Europe Fit for Digital Age
      Attending
      • Kim Jorgensen (Cabinet member)
      • Werner Stengg (Cabinet member)
    • Date 11 Feb 2021 Location Videoconference
      Subject DSA, DMA, AI, Privacy and data flows
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Věra Jourová
      Portfolio Values and Transparency
      Attending
      • Věra Jourová (Vice-President)
    • Date 02 Feb 2021 Location Videoconference
      Subject Digital priorities for Europe
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Thierry Breton
      Portfolio Internal Market
      Attending
      • Filomena Chirico (Cabinet member)
    • Date 05 Mar 2020 Location Ireland
      Subject Trade Issues
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Phil Hogan
      Portfolio Agriculture &amp; Rural Development
      Attending
      • Phil Hogan (Commissioner)
    • Date 05 Mar 2020 Location Dublin
      Subject Trade Issues
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Phil Hogan
      Portfolio Agriculture &amp; Rural Development
      Attending
      • Phil Hogan (Commissioner)
    • Date 05 Mar 2020 Location Ireland
      Subject Trade Issues
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Phil Hogan
      Attending
      • Phil Hogan (Commissioner)
    • Date 05 Mar 2020 Location Dublin
      Subject Trade Issues
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Phil Hogan
      Attending
      • Phil Hogan (Commissioner)
    • Date 03 Mar 2020 Location Brussels
      Subject Presentation ITI + discuss the priorities with regards to privacy and data protection
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Didier Reynders
      Portfolio Justice
      Attending
      • Lucrezia Busa (Cabinet member)
      • Didier Reynders (Commissioner)
    • Date 28 Jan 2020 Location Brussels, Belgium
      Subject Overall digital policy, including technological sovereignty, open multilateral economic governance, trade in technology, data strategy
      Cabinet Cabinet of President Ursula von der Leyen
      Portfolio President
      Attending
      • Anthony Whelan (Cabinet member)
    • Date 28 Jan 2020 Location Brussels
      Subject Introduction association; artificial intelligence & data strategy; digital services act
      Cabinet Cabinet of Executive Vice-President Margrethe Vestager
      Portfolio Europe Fit for Digital Age
      Attending
      • Werner Stengg (Cabinet member)
      • Christiane Canenbley (Cabinet member)
    • Date 28 Jan 2020 Location Brussels
      Subject Priorities for tech regulation, single market and enforcement
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Thierry Breton
      Portfolio Internal Market
      Attending
      • Filomena Chirico (Cabinet member)
    • Date 21 Mar 2019 Location Brussels
      Subject tech policy
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Elżbieta Bieńkowska
      Portfolio Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs
      Attending
      • Kaius Kristian Hedberg (Cabinet member)
    • Date 21 Mar 2019 Location Brussels, Belgium
      Subject EU-U.S. trade, WTO, international data flows
      DG Trade
      Attending
      • Jean-Luc Demarty (Director-General)
    • Date 20 Mar 2019 Location Brussels
      Subject AI incl draft ethics guidelines, ePrivacy, GDPR, cybersecurity, Next Generation internet, US digital policies
      DG Communications Networks, Content and Technology
      Attending
      • Roberto Viola (Director-General)
    • Date 20 Mar 2019 Location Brussels
      Subject General state of play trade / doing business in China
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Cecilia Malmström
      Portfolio Trade
      Attending
      • Fredrik Beckvid Tranchell (Cabinet member)
      • Maria Asenius (Cabinet member)
      • Pedro Velasco Martins (Cabinet member)
    • Date 20 Mar 2019 Location Brussels
      Subject AI incl draft ethics guidelines, ePrivacy, GDPR, cybersecurity, Next Generation internet, US digital policies
      DG Communications Networks, Content and Technology
      Attending
      • Roberto Viola (Director-General)
    • Date 18 Mar 2019 Location MO59 8/10
      Subject courtesy
      DG Justice and Consumers
      Attending
      • Tiina Astola (Director-General)
    • Date 11 Oct 2018 Location Brussels
      Subject data privacy, cybersecurity, data flows
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Andrus Ansip
      Portfolio Digital Single Market
      Attending
      • Stig Joergen Gren (Cabinet member)
      • Juhan Lepassaar (Cabinet member)
    • Date 09 Oct 2018 Location Brussels
      Subject Connect Initiatives: AI, cybersecurity, ePrivacy
      DG Communications Networks, Content and Technology
      Attending
      • Roberto Viola (Director-General)
    • Date 09 Oct 2018 Location Brussels
      Subject digital policy
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Günther Oettinger
      Portfolio Budget &amp; Human Resources
      Attending
      • Michael Hager (Cabinet member)
    • Date 09 Oct 2018 Location Brussels
      Subject Connect Initiatives: AI, cybersecurity, ePrivacy
      DG Communications Networks, Content and Technology
      Attending
      • Roberto Viola (Director-General)
    • Date 20 Sep 2018 Location Brussels
      Subject GDPR, privacy shield, e-privacy
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Andrus Ansip
      Portfolio Digital Single Market
      Attending
      • Laure Chapuis-Kombos (Cabinet member)
      • Andrus Ansip (Vice-President)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 18 Apr 2018 Location San Francisco, USA
      Subject Cybersecurity
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Andrus Ansip
      Portfolio Digital Single Market
      Attending
      • Vivian Loonela (Cabinet member)
      • Andrus Ansip (Vice-President)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 21 Mar 2018 Location Brussels
      Subject Digital taxation
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Valdis Dombrovskis
      Portfolio Euro and Social Dialogue, also in charge of Financial Stability, Financial Services and Capital Markets Union
      Attending
      • Jan Ceyssens (Cabinet member)
      • Gints Freimanis (Cabinet member)
    • Date 20 Mar 2018 Location Brussels
      Subject Technology sector and investment screening
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Cecilia Malmström
      Portfolio Trade
      Attending
      • Nele Eichhorn (Cabinet member)
    • Date 23 Jan 2018 Location Brussels
      Subject Forthcoming digital tax initiative
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Valdis Dombrovskis
      Portfolio Euro and Social Dialogue, also in charge of Financial Stability, Financial Services and Capital Markets Union
      Attending
      • Gints Freimanis (Cabinet member)
    • Date 16 Nov 2017 Location Brussels
      Subject Cybersecurity
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Mariya Gabriel
      Portfolio Digital Economy and Society
      Attending
      • Carl-Christian Buhr (Cabinet member)
    • Date 16 Nov 2017 Location Brussels
      Subject Cybersecurity discussion
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Andrus Ansip
      Portfolio Digital Single Market
      Attending
      • Vivian Loonela (Cabinet member)
    • Date 07 Nov 2017 Location Brussels
      Subject DSM general
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Andrus Ansip
      Portfolio Digital Single Market
      Attending
      • Stig Joergen Gren (Cabinet member)
    • Date 21 Sep 2017 Location Brussels
      Subject Meeting to discuss the COM communication on the taxation of the digital sector adopted this week
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Pierre Moscovici
      Portfolio Economic and Financial Affairs, Taxation and Customs
      Attending
      • David Boublil (Cabinet member)
      • Lucie Mattera (Cabinet member)
    • Date 23 Mar 2017 Location Brussels, Belgium
      Subject EU-US Privacy shield, Implementation of GDPR and e-Privacy Regulation
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Věra Jourová
      Portfolio Justice, Consumers and Gender Equality
      Attending
      • Renate Nikolay (Cabinet member)
      • Kevin O'Connell (Cabinet member)
    • Date 27 Jan 2017 Location Brussels, Belgium
      Subject Privacy Shield and GDPR implementation
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Věra Jourová
      Portfolio Justice, Consumers and Gender Equality
      Attending
      • Kevin O'Connell (Cabinet member)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 21 Sep 2016 Location Brussels
      Subject DSM
      DG Günther Oettinger
      Attending
      • Michael Hager (Cabinet member)
    • Date 20 Sep 2016 Location Brussels
      Subject Various subjects: tax/state aid policy, trade policy, and the DSM strategy, among others
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Pierre Moscovici
      Portfolio Economic and Financial Affairs, Taxation and Customs
      Attending
      • Maria Elena Scoppio (Cabinet member)
      • Fabien Dell (Cabinet member)
      • Lucie Mattera (Cabinet member)
    • Date 20 Sep 2016 Location Brussels
      Subject Data, privacy, copyright
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Andrus Ansip
      Portfolio Digital Single Market
      Attending
      • Stig Joergen Gren (Cabinet member)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 20 Sep 2016 Location Brussels
      Subject Jobs and Growth Agenda
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Jyrki Katainen
      Portfolio Jobs, Growth, Investment and Competitiveness
      Attending
      • Sebastian Kuck (Cabinet member)
    • Date 20 Sep 2016 Location Brussels
      Subject Data flows in trade agreements
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Cecilia Malmström
      Portfolio Trade
      Attending
      • Nele Eichhorn (Cabinet member)
      • Maria Asenius (Cabinet member)
    • Date 19 Sep 2016 Location Brussels
      Subject introductory meeting on DSM, data flows and state aid/tax issues
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Elżbieta Bieńkowska
      Portfolio Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs
      Attending
      • Kaius Kristian Hedberg (Cabinet member)
    • Date 08 Apr 2016 Location Brussels, Belgium
      Subject EU US Privacy Shield
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Věra Jourová
      Portfolio Justice, Consumers and Gender Equality
      Attending
      • Kevin O'Connell (Cabinet member)
    • Date 08 Apr 2016 Location Brussels
      Subject platforms, DSM
      DG Günther Oettinger
      Attending
      • Michael Hager (Cabinet member)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 29 Jan 2016 Location Brussels
      Subject Safe Harbour
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Cecilia Malmström
      Portfolio Trade
      Attending
      • Maria Asenius (Cabinet member)
      • Nele Eichhorn (Cabinet member)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 29 Jan 2016 Location Brussels
      Subject data protection
      DG Günther Oettinger
      Attending
      • Michael Hager (Cabinet member)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 28 Jan 2016 Location Brussels
      Subject Safe Harbour and transatlantic data flow
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Andrus Ansip
      Portfolio Digital Single Market
      Attending
      • Juhan Lepassaar (Cabinet member)
      • Vivian Loonela (Cabinet member)
    • Date 15 Sep 2015 Location Brussels
      Subject DSM
      DG Günther Oettinger
      Attending
      • Michael Hager (Cabinet member)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 24 Jun 2015 Location Brussels
      Subject TTIP negotiations
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Cecilia Malmström
      Portfolio Trade
      Attending
      • Maria Asenius (Cabinet member)
      • Nele Eichhorn (Cabinet member)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 22 Jun 2015 Location Brussels
      Subject DSM
      DG Günther Oettinger
      Attending
      • Günther Oettinger (Commissioner)
      Other Lobbyists
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