We have been invited by BFM TV to celebrate our German kickoff.
Yesterday (03.11.14) Jean-Manuel Rozan was on the set of “Le Grand Journal” presented by Hedwig Chevrillon. In a post-Snowden era (NSA/PRISM…) our co-founder and president wanted to remind that respecting and preserving internet user’s privacy is our main goal.
In this first part of the interview Hedwige Chevrillon and Jean-Manuel Rozan talk about privacy respect, web neutrality, and a need for a European alternative.
Neutrality and respect of internet users are the foundations of Qwant. “We want to prove that things can be done in a different way” JMR
All over the world people start to understand that they need to take back their privacy and independence.
European level / Official kick-off in Germany / Qwant’s evolution.
Two questions are frequently asked during interviews and meetings with journalists:
Is Qwant a long-term project? Would you like to sell?
JMR: «It’s just madness. We are thinking about doing something relevant and truly useful to people, which is transparent and user oriented. “