Dr. Johnny Ryan FRHistS is Chief Coverage & Trade Relations Officer at Courageous and is answerable for coverage and privateness issues, in addition to relationships with trade companions and regulators.
Earlier than becoming a member of Courageous, Dr. Ryan was answerable for PageFair’s analysis and evaluation, in addition to trade relations.
Earlier roles embrace being Chief Innovation Officer of The Irish Occasions, Senior Researcher on the Institute of Worldwide & European Affairs (IIEA). He’s a Fellow of the Royal Historic Society, and a member of the World Financial Discussion board’s knowledgeable community on media, leisure, and data. Dr. Ryan is the writer of two books (“*A Historical past of the Web within the Digital Future*” is out there on Amazon). His first guide was based mostly on his work on the IIEA, and was probably the most cited supply within the European Fee’s influence evaluation that determined towards pursuing Net censorship throughout the European Union.
His knowledgeable commentary has appeared in The New York Occasions, The Economist, The Monetary Occasions, Wired, Le Monde, NPR, Promoting Age, *Fortune*, *Enterprise Week*, the BBC, Sky Information, and plenty of others. As an O’Reilly Basis Ph.D. scholar on the College of Cambridge, he studied the unfold of militant memes on the Net.
He began his profession as a designer and returned to design pondering later as Govt Director of The Innovation Academy at College Faculty Dublin. He was an affiliate on the rising digital setting on the Decide Enterprise Faculty of the College of Cambridge.
Observe Dr. Johnny Ryan on Twitter: `@johnnyryan`
Latest official Courageous weblog posts authored by Dr. Johnny Ryan:
[Google faces first investigation by its European lead authority for “suspected infringement” of the GDPR, following formal complaint from Brave](https://brave.com/dpc-google/)
[Dr Johnny Ryan’s testimony at the US Senate Judiciary Committee](https://brave.com/ryan-testimony-may-2019/)(*Watch the video right here*: [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V7opFXZR0m4](https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V7opFXZR0m4&t=19s))
[Ad Tech GDPR complaint is extended to four more European regulators](https://brave.com/rtb-complaint-5-new-countries/)
[A worrying adtech exemption to California’s new privacy law](https://brave.com/brave-ccpa-april-2019/)
[Formal GDPR complaint against IAB Europe’s “cookie wall” and GDPR consent guidance](https://brave.com/iab-cookie-wall/)
The AMA might be held HERE on [r/BATProject](https://www.reddit.com/r/BATProject), Thursday, Might 30th, 2019 from 9:30-10:30AM Pacific time.
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