Jan Philipp Albrecht

Jan Philipp Albrecht has been a Member of the European Parliament for the German Green Party since 2009. He is vice-chair of the Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs. Before his election, he studied ICT law in Berlin, Brussels, Hannover and Oslo.


Green Observatory: Robotics and Artificial Intelligence

Experts and politicians around Europe discuss the state of the AI and robotics debate in their country and the position of the Green party.

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Minds of Their Own? Why We Need to Get Up to Speed on Robotics

From self-driving cars to intelligent implants - we're living in an increasingly automated world, yet the legal safeguards are lagging behind.

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Invisible Threats: The Digital Dangers to our Real Lives

New technology developing at breakneck speed has left laws behind and increasingly puts not only our privacy but our immediate safety at risk.

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Green Victories for Digital Rights

An interview with German Green MEP Jan Philipp Albrecht on his struggles for digital rights in the European Parliament.

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Goodbye Germany?

The seemingly never ending Eurozone crisis has evolved into a start choice – does Europe take a leap forward into closer political union, or face a break-up of the single currency?

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