AmCham Technology Committee Event
AmCham Taipei welcomes Dr. Simon Milner, vice president for public policy at Facebook, to discuss how Taiwan can raise its strategic importance in the region in terms of digital economic transformation and technological innovation. Dr. Milner will also share his insights about how the Internet can be made safer and Taiwan’s opportunities in digital economy.
ABOUT THE SPEAKER:
Vice President of Public Policy for APAC, Facebook
Simon Milner was appointed Facebook’s Vice President, Public Policy for APAC in March 2018 and is based in Singapore. He was previously the company’s policy director for UK, Middle East and Africa based in London. He joined Facebook in January 2012 to be Director of Policy for UK and Ireland, taking on the broader region in early 2015. Previously he was BT’s Director for Group Industry Policy having joined the company as Head of External Relations for the Equality of Access Office in 2005. Before BT he worked for the BBC (1997-2005) including holding the position of Secretary (2000-2004), responsible for the Corporation’s governance and accountability. He has a PhD in Industrial Relations from the London School of Economics.
Contact Person: Mia Shih (02) 2718-8226 ext. 311 / [email protected]