Gilles Babinet elected president of the National Council of Digital
Nicolas Sarkozy gave the kickoff, Wednesday, April 27, National Council of digital (Conseil National du Numérique), a consultative body composed of 18 members intended to "clarify" the government on new technologies. CNN "free will" to take up matters related to the digital economy - taxation, the issue of copyright or financing start-ups and innovative companies - to highlight those that concern the sector, taking advice from consumer groups or parliamentarians. Gilles Babinet, founder of start-up Eyeka (which is the current CEO) and Captain MXP4 Dash, was elected president. On the sidelines of the opening of the National Council of digital Nicolas Sarkozy has acknowledged flaws in the web laws on Internet piracy, saying it "ready to Hadopi 4"