Expert in Online Advertising and Marketing, Advertising Technology, GDPR, ePrivacy Regulation, and Data Protection
Expert ID: 733873 Ireland
He is a member of the World Economic Forum Expert Network on Digital Media. He is the author of two books. The first influenced European policy on web regulation, and the second is on the reading list at Harvard and Stanford.
Expert is cited about online advertising in Wired, The Financial Times, Le Monde, NPR, Advertising Age, Motherboard, BBC, Sky News, El País, Heise, The Globe and Mail, and many others.
Expert has consulted on his above areas of expertise in one-on-one calls and group calls alike.
|Year: 2010||Degree: PhD||Subject: Internet||Institution: University of Cambridge|
|Years: 2015 to Present||Employer: Undisclosed||Title: Head of Ecosystem||Department:||Responsibilities: Expert focuses on building industry response to the GDPR and the ePrivacy Regulation, and to adblocking.|
|Years: 2011 to 2014||Employer: The Irish Times||Title: Chief Innovation Officer||Department:||Responsibilities: Expert built a multi-million-Euro big data R&D program. He also established an internal startup incubator to develop collaborations with startups and brands for advertising operations.|
|Years: 2007 to 2011||Employer: Institute of International & European Affairs||Title: Senior Researcher||Department: Research||Responsibilities: Expert was responsible for tendering and leading cross-disciplinary teams for clients including the European Commission and Government. Output was the most cited source in the European Commission’s official impact assessment that decided against pursuing an EU-wide system of Internet censorship.|
|Awards / Recognition|
|Member of the World Economic Forum's Expert Group on Digital Media|
|Publications and Patents Summary|
|His second book pertains to both the past and future of the Internet and is on the reading list at Harvard and Stanford. His writing has appeared in NATO Review, Fortune, Business Week, Business Insider, Contagious, and Ars Technica.|
|Training / Seminars|
| Expert has designed and delivered webinars for various industry bodies, including the Advertising Research Foundation, International News Media Association, and Federation of International Magazine Publishers.
He is also a Lecturer at UCD Business School and Trainer for advertising agencies.
|Other Relevant Experience|
|Expert has convened global stakeholder meetings on the future of online advertising, held in the boardroom of The Financial Times, at Mozilla, and at MEC Global.|