AI in the public sector

AI in the Public Sector

Theme Development Workshop
7th & 9th September 2021 | 9:00- 13:00 CEST

Identify common goals between academia and the public sector as well as other relevant stakeholders, and define promising approaches for European research and innovation in Trustworthy AI.

Programme

Due to the online format, the workshop is split into two half-days with a mixed programme of presentations and in-depth discussions about specific sub-topics in smaller groups (Breakout sessions). This gives you the opportunity to discuss with selected experts and contribute to the strategic research and innovation agenda for AI in Europe.

Day 1

9:00-9:15Welcome & Objectives
9:15-10:15Introduction to specific application areas
10:15-10:30Coffee Break & Socialising
10:30~12:00Parallel Breakout sessions on selected application areas
12:00-12:45Plenary presentation of key findings from the Breakout sessions
12:45-13:00Closing & Outlook on Day 2
13:00-13:30Socialising

Day 2

9:00-9:15Welcome & Recap of Day 1
9:15-10:15Introduction to Trustworthy AI
10:15-10:30Coffee Break & Socialising
10:30~12:00Parallel Breakout sessions, including deep-dive into specific aspects from Day 1
12:00-12:45Plenary presentation of key findings from the Breakout sessions
12:45-13:00Summary & Closing
13:00-13:30Socialising

Breakout sessions Day 1

  1. AI for public safety and security
  2. AI and law enforcement on a global scale
  3. AI for urban mobility
  4. AI for reliable statistics
  5. AI for next-generation public services
  6. AI expertise in the public sector

Breakout sessions Day 2

Towards a roadmap for Trustworthy AI in the public sector
Based on the seven principles of Trustworthy AI as identified by the High-Level Expert Group, the second workshop day plots the challenges identified on the first day. In different breakout sessions, the most important topics for Europe’s AI Roadmap will be discussed and identified.

We invite the community to suggest further topics of interest for the
breakout sessions. Please use the online application form for your
suggestions.