The VISION Project is composed of activities and mechanisms designed to enhance the work of new ICT48 NoEs. Providing additional value to the European AI research community, industry, and society.

TDW – Theme Development Workshops

Theme Development Workshops are connecting NoEs, researchers, industry and stakeholders to identify industry trends and needs, and match them with AI capabilities in Europe.

European AI Trend Foresights Radar

Results of the Theme Development Workshops will be summarised by market analysis and trend foresight to provide an overview of AI capabilities and challenges in Europe.


AIDA – Human-Centric AI Education Programme

AIDA, the AI Doctoral Academy, is an initiative of ICT-48 networks (AI4Media, ELISE, HumanE-AI NET, TAILOR), lead by VISION and AI4Media. Supporting European AI-related education.


Community-Shared Best Practices in AI

Such as the FSTP Vademecum, standardised AI curricula module for AI non-professionals, a template for Theme Development Workshops, mechanisms for industrial innovation and transfer of AI technologies.

Integrated Roadmapping

Groups for tackling challenges that span multiple NoEs include a group on road-mapping and strategy development. Groups are updating each other on the strategic steps planned by NoEs and working towards a common high-level alignment of objectives.

New European Award for Top Young AI

Creation of a Young AI Talents Award to recognise and celebrate the next generation of AI researchers in Europe.