The Honourable Darren Jones MP, Steve Clinton and GBx invite you to breakfast to discuss technology industry links between the United Kingdom and Silicon Valley
Darren Jones MP is the British Labour Party Member of Parliament for the constituency of Bristol North West. He is a member of the House of Commons Science & Technology Select Committee and the European Union Scrutiny Committee, and the co-Chair of the Parliamentary Information, Communications and Technology Forum and the Parliamentary Commission on Technology Ethics. A technology lawyer by training, Darren worked on data protection, privacy, consumer and telecommunications law issues and most recently legislated the United Kingdom’s Data Protection Act 2018, incorporating aspects of the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation.
Steve Clinton is a partner at US-UK law firm Womble Bond Dickinson based in Palo Alto, focusing on international business transactions, mergers and acquisitions, securities law and venture capital. In addition to his long experience in practicing corporate law, Steve has served on the boards of directors of private companies and worked in the business world. Steve serves as a member of the WBD Innovation Board, Pro Bono Committee and Global Business Group. He is also a mentor to student athletes at Santa Clara University, guest lecturer at universities and a mentor to law students.
This event has been kindly sponsored by Womble Bond Dickinson (US) LLP .