Young people are concerned that legislators are not currently making use of the potential of technologies that can be used to monitor the competition on the market. Artificial intelligence and machine learning are able to discover attempts of market domination, for example.
“This is something that authorities should use, they should have experts working with them to help them,” said Bernardo Sequeiros, a Youth IGF Partner from Portugal.
Young specialists should also be engaged to assist legislators on technical issues. What is of the utmost importance, says Youth IGF founder Yuliya Morenets, is the implementation of technical standards and data protection measures to accompany antitrust regulation.