Snap, Inc.

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Overview

Lobbying Costs

500,000€ - 599,999€

Financial year: Jan 2022 - Dec 2022

Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

2.1 Fte (3)

Lobbyists with EP accreditation

0

High-level Commission meetings

35

Lobbying Costs over the years

  • Info

    Snap, Inc.

    EU Transparency Register

    976985829492-08 First registered on 05 Jan 2018

    Goals / Remit

    Snap, Inc. is a camera company. Our products empower people to express themselves through the camera. Snapchat is about communicating with friends and family, living in the moment, learning about the world, and having fun together. Spectacles are a hands free video camera that allow users to share their memories on Snapchat more easily.

    Main EU files targeted

    -Initiatives related to privacy and security
    -Initiatives related to law enforcement cooperation
    -Initiatives related to online safety
    -DSA and DMA
    -AVMS
    -E-communications
    -Digital taxation
    -Digital content
    -Competition
    -initiatives linked to technologies (AI, AR)

    Address

    Head Office
    2772 Donald Douglas Loop North
    Santa Monica CA 90405
    UNITED STATES
    EU Office
    2772 Donald Douglas Loop North
    Santa Monica CA 90405
    UNITED STATES

    Website

  • People

    Total lobbyists declared

    3

    Employment timeLobbyists
    100%2
    10%1

    Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

    2.1

    Lobbyists with EP accreditation

    No lobbyists with EP accreditations

    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

    Companies & groups

  • Networking

    Affiliation

    Member of DOT Europe, the voice of leading digital, online and tech companies in Europe, www.doteurope.eu
    Member of the think-tank Centre on Regulation in Europe (CERRE), www.cerre.eu
    Member of the Information Technology Industry Council (ITI), www.itic.org

    Member organisations

    None declared

  • Financial Data

    Interests represented

    Promotes their own interests or the collective interests of their members

    Closed financial year

    Jan 2022 - Dec 2022

    Lobbying costs for closed financial year

    500,000€ - 599,999€

    Major contributions in closed year

    None declared

    Intermediaries for closed year

    NameAmount
    lysios public affairs 100,000€ - 199,999€

    Intermediaries for current year

    Name
    avisa partners

    Closed year Costs

    500,000€ - 599,999€

    Other financial info

    None declared

  • EU Structures

    Groups (European Commission)

    none

    Groups (European Parliament)

    N/A

    Communication activities

    N/A

    Other activities

    Snap Inc is a member of the EU Internet Forum (for the prevention of dissemination of terrorist content online), a member of the EU Alliance for the Better Protection of Minors Online, and a signatory to the EU Code of Conduct for the Prevention of Illegal Hate Speech Online.

  • Meetings

    Meetings

    35 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 18 Oct 2023 Location videoconference
      Subject AI Act
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Thierry Breton
      Portfolio Internal Market
      Attending
      • Maurits-Jan Prinz (Cabinet member)
    • Date 26 Jun 2023 Location Brussels
      Subject DSA, AI
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Thierry Breton
      Portfolio Internal Market
      Attending
      • Eleonora Ocello (Cabinet member)
      • Thierry Breton (Commissioner)
    • Date 26 Jun 2023 Location Brussels
      Subject Artificial Intelligence Act.
      Cabinet Cabinet of Executive Vice-President Margrethe Vestager
      Portfolio Europe Fit for Digital Age
      Attending
      • Margrethe Vestager (Executive Vice-President)
      • Liliane Giardino-karlinger (Cabinet member)
      • Werner Stengg (Cabinet member)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 26 Jun 2023 Location Brussels
      Subject Digital Service Pact, Code of Practice on disinformation, Artificial Intelligence
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Věra Jourová
      Portfolio Values and Transparency
      Attending
      • Věra Jourová (Vice-President)
    • Date 25 May 2023 Location Brussels
      Subject Metaverse, Artificial Intelligence Act.
      Cabinet Cabinet of Executive Vice-President Margrethe Vestager
      Portfolio Europe Fit for Digital Age
      Attending
      • Werner Stengg (Cabinet member)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 08 Jun 2022 Location Brussels
      Subject The participant’s and the EU efforts to prevent and tackle child sexual abuse.
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Ylva Johansson
      Portfolio Home Affairs
      Attending
      • Monika Maglione (Cabinet member)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 18 Jun 2021 Location virtual
      Subject OECD process and Digital levy
      Cabinet Cabinet of Executive Vice-President Valdis Dombrovskis
      Portfolio An Economy that Works for People
      Attending
      • Gints Freimanis (Cabinet member)
    • Date 17 Jun 2021 Location virtual
      Subject general exchange regarding current taxation rules
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Paolo Gentiloni
      Portfolio Economy
      Attending
      • Maria Elena Scoppio (Cabinet member)
    • Date 30 Sep 2020 Location Brussels (WEBEX)
      Subject Digital policy agenda, including Digital Services Act, self-regulation, corporate social responsibility
      Cabinet Cabinet of President Ursula von der Leyen
      Portfolio President
      Attending
      • Anthony Whelan (Cabinet member)
    • Date 30 Sep 2020 Location Videoconference
      Subject Responsibilities of digital service providers
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Thierry Breton
      Portfolio Internal Market
      Attending
      • Thierry Breton (Commissioner)
    • Date 30 Sep 2020 Location videoconference
      Subject Freedom of expression, Fight against disinformation
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Věra Jourová
      Portfolio Values and Transparency
      Attending
      • Věra Jourová (Vice-President)
    • Date 30 Sep 2020 Location Brussels, Belgium
      Subject To discuss Digital Services Act.
      Cabinet Cabinet of Executive Vice-President Margrethe Vestager
      Portfolio Europe Fit for Digital Age
      Attending
      • Margrethe Vestager (Executive Vice-President)
      • Werner Stengg (Cabinet member)
    • Date 03 Sep 2020 Location Brussels, Belgium
      Subject To discuss Digital Services Act.
      Cabinet Cabinet of Executive Vice-President Margrethe Vestager
      Portfolio Europe Fit for Digital Age
      Attending
      • Michele Piergiovanni (Cabinet member)
      • Werner Stengg (Cabinet member)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 06 Jul 2020 Location Videoconference
      Subject Digital Services Act
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Thierry Breton
      Portfolio Internal Market
      Attending
      • Terence Zakka (Cabinet member)
      • Filomena Chirico (Cabinet member)
    • Date 06 Sep 2019 Location Brussels
      Subject AVSMD
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Mariya Gabriel
      Portfolio Digital Economy and Society
      Attending
      • Manuel Mateo-Goyet (Cabinet member)
    • Date 04 Mar 2019 Location Brussels, Belgium
      Subject Elections
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Věra Jourová
      Portfolio Justice, Consumers and Gender Equality
      Attending
      • Daniel Braun (Cabinet member)
      • Věra Jourová (Commissioner)
      • Monika Ladmanova (Cabinet member)
      • Renate Nikolay (Cabinet member)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 22 Jan 2019 Location Brussels
      Subject Disinformation
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Mariya Gabriel
      Portfolio Digital Economy and Society
      Attending
      • Mariya Gabriel (Commissioner)
    • Date 22 Jan 2019 Location Brussels, Belgium
      Subject Hate speech, GDPR, Privacy Shield, Elections
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Věra Jourová
      Portfolio Justice, Consumers and Gender Equality
      Attending
      • Daniel Braun (Cabinet member)
      • Wojtek Talko (Cabinet member)
      • Věra Jourová (Commissioner)
    • Date 22 Nov 2018 Location Brussels, Belgium
      Subject Code of Conduct
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Věra Jourová
      Portfolio Justice, Consumers and Gender Equality
      Attending
      • Daniel Braun (Cabinet member)
    • Date 21 Nov 2018 Location Brussels
      Subject current measures on content and communications
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Mariya Gabriel
      Portfolio Digital Economy and Society
      Attending
      • Eric Peters (Cabinet member)
    • Date 28 Sep 2018 Location Brussels, Belgium
      Subject GDPR, Hate speech online
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Věra Jourová
      Portfolio Justice, Consumers and Gender Equality
      Attending
      • Wojtek Talko (Cabinet member)
      • Daniel Braun (Cabinet member)
    • Date 27 Sep 2018 Location Brussels
      Subject platforms
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Mariya Gabriel
      Portfolio Digital Economy and Society
      Attending
      • Eric Peters (Cabinet member)
    • Date 26 Sep 2018 Location Brussels
      Subject Communicating Europe via Snapchat
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Jyrki Katainen
      Portfolio Jobs, Growth, Investment and Competitiveness
      Attending
      • Filomena Chirico (Cabinet member)
      • Antti Timonen (Cabinet member)
    • Date 25 Sep 2018 Location Brussels
      Subject Social media
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Andrus Ansip
      Portfolio Digital Single Market
      Attending
      • Maximilian Strotmann (Cabinet member)
    • Date 24 Sep 2018 Location Brussels
      Subject Presentation of Snapchat
      Cabinet Cabinet of First Vice-President Frans Timmermans
      Portfolio Better Regulation, Interinstitutional Relations, the Rule of Law and the Charter of Fundamental Rights
      Attending
      • Anthony Agotha (Cabinet member)
    • Date 10 Sep 2018 Location Brussels
      Subject discussion on digitatal taxation and its impact on Snap
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Pierre Moscovici
      Portfolio Economic and Financial Affairs, Taxation and Customs
      Attending
      • David Boublil (Cabinet member)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 18 Jun 2018 Location Brussels
      Subject Better protect minors online
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Mariya Gabriel
      Portfolio Digital Economy and Society
      Attending
      • Eric Peters (Cabinet member)
    • Date 21 Mar 2018 Location Brussels, Belgium
      Subject Online content, Code of Conduct
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Věra Jourová
      Portfolio Justice, Consumers and Gender Equality
      Attending
      • Daniel Braun (Cabinet member)
    • Date 21 Feb 2018 Location Brussels
      Subject Illegal content online, P2B
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Andrus Ansip
      Portfolio Digital Single Market
      Attending
      • Stig Joergen Gren (Cabinet member)
    • Date 20 Feb 2018 Location Brussels
      Subject Tackling Illegal Content Online
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Mariya Gabriel
      Portfolio Digital Economy and Society
      Attending
      • Eric Peters (Cabinet member)
    • Date 09 Jan 2018 Location Brussels
      Subject Regulation of platforms
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Jyrki Katainen
      Portfolio Jobs, Growth, Investment and Competitiveness
      Attending
      • Jyrki Katainen (Vice-President)
    • Date 09 Jan 2018 Location Brussels
      Subject Platforms, illegal content, fake news, Digital Single Market
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Andrus Ansip
      Portfolio Digital Single Market
      Attending
      • Laure Chapuis-Kombos (Cabinet member)
      • Andrus Ansip (Vice-President)
    • Date 09 Jan 2018 Location Brussels
      Subject Tackling illegal content online
      Cabinet Cabinet of Vice-President Andrus Ansip
      Portfolio Digital Single Market
      Attending
      • Andrus Ansip (Vice-President)
      • Stig Joergen Gren (Cabinet member)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 09 Jan 2018 Location Brussels
      Subject Platforms; illegal content
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Mariya Gabriel
      Portfolio Digital Economy and Society
      Attending
      • Mariya Gabriel (Commissioner)
    • Date 09 Jan 2018 Location Brussels
      Subject Tackling illegal content online
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Mariya Gabriel
      Portfolio Digital Economy and Society
      Attending
      • Eric Peters (Cabinet member)
      • Mariya Gabriel (Commissioner)
      Other Lobbyists
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