Join the AI, Data and Robotics Partnership Launch Event

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The European Commission together with the  AI, Data and Robotics Partnership (Adra) invites you to join  Adra's launch event on on Thursday 25 November 2021, 10:00am-12:15pm CET.

The launch event is a direct follow-up of the signing of the Memorandum of Understanding last June between the European Commission and Adra that establishes the co-programmed partnership that will serve as European focal point for AI, Data and Robotics.

We are inviting a panel of high-level speakers from industry, research and policy to provide their view on the opportunities of European AI, Data and Robotics . Additionally, we will be informing you about the upcoming activities and opportunities within the partnership, and present you the membership options of Adra.


10-10:05 am: Opening of the event

10:05-10:15 am: Official opening by the European Commission (top level)

10:15-10:25 am: Official opening by Marina Bill, President of Adra

10:25-10:45 am: Practical presentation on Adra and the AI, Data, and Robotics Partnership

10:45-10:55 am: Videos presenting the founding members

10:55-11:25 am: Keynotes

  • Leonore Gewessler – Federal Minister for Climate Action, Environment, Energy, Mobility, Innovation and Technology
  • Karlo Ressler - Member of the European Parliament and Vice-president of AIDA
  • Pekka Ala-Pietilä - Chair of the EU High-Level Expert Group on Artificial Intelligence (2018-2020)

11:25-12:10 pm: Panel discussion

  • Nozha Boujemaa - Global Digital Ethics and Responsible AI Director at IKEA
  • Francesco Ferro – CEO at PAL robotics
  • Daniel Sáez Domingo - Strategic Intelligence & Technology Transfer Director at Instituto Tecnológico de Informática and Member of the Board of Directors of Gaia-X
  • Christian Guttmann - Head of AI and Data Science at TietoEvry 

12:10-12:15 pm: Conclusion


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