Nicolas Sarkozy

Power Games

The thing about Internet conferences—of which I have been to many, hundreds perhaps, most recently last week’s eG8 conference in Paris—is that most people there feel bad about themselves, that a club exists to which they can never quite get into, that they are not quite math-y enough, or virtual enough, or social enough, or, ultimately, rich enough.

Sarkozy’s e-G8 Summit Draws Skepticism

France’s President Nicolas Sarkozy's plans to host the e-G8 Forum, a sub-summit of the upcoming G8 economic summit focusing on the Internet and technology, have generated suspicion on at least one prominent tech blog.