Today, at the BDV Meet-up Sofia (May 16th), we have had the pleasure of having a welcoming video-speech from Commissioner Mariya Gabriel stating great European ambitions for Artificial Intelligence and Big Data in Europe. The video is available here. Find below the English translation of the speech.
As part of the webinars organized by the PICASSO project, a webinar on Big Data has been scheduled for the 11th May, 4.30 p.m. CEST. This webinar will include a slot on “Big Data PPP structure & Topics for Collaboration” where Andreas Metzer (BDVA) will present the Big Data Value Association. Registration to the webinar is free!!!
PICASSO is a project funded under the EU Horizon 2020 programme with the aim of reinforcing EU-US ICT collaboration in pre-competitive research in key enabling technologies related to societal challenges, and to support the EU-US ICT policy dialogue.
More details and the webinar agendas are available here:
The study on data sharing between companies in Europe commissioned by DG CONNECT to everis in July 2017 and presented in Brussels on the 12th of January 2018 has now been published by the EU Publications Office.
The study, which brings quantitative and qualitative evidence on companies' approach to making available data to other companies ("B2B data sharing”), is now available
Have a look and discover how "B2B data sharing" can take many forms in terms of business model!
Join us for 2 days of hands-on coding sessions on Parallel Programming, Performance Optimization, Artificial Intelligence, and Machine & Deep Learning.
European Data Incubator (EDI) is a Big Data incubator offering a dedicated acceleration programme and €5M funding for EU based startups and teams.
The BDVA, with the support of BDVe project, organizes the workshop "Software architecture challenges in Big Data" at the European Conference of Sofware Architecture (ECSA), which will be held on 24 – 28 September 2018 at Madrid, Spain, by the Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (UPM).
BDVA submitted its position paper concerning the upcoming Framework Programme 9 (FP9).
A strong data economy is emerging in Europe with large companies and SMEs clearly seeing the fundamental potential of Big Data Value and AI for causing disruptive change in markets and business models. Digital platforms dominate value creation across all sectors and they are at the heart of the digital economy. Business dynamics are changing and usage of data will define global competitiveness. To secure its (industrial) prosperity, Europe needs industrial leadership in Data Platforms and AI Platforms, and in the fields of technology that are key for the development and operations of Data / AI platforms.
The European Big Data Value community will gather the 16th of May in Sofia, Bulgaria, in an event organised by the Big Data Value PPP, with the twofold objective of strengthening collaborations among community members and increasing the visibility and awareness about the PPP in East Europe in general and Bulgaria in particular.
The European Commission, under the Bulgarian Presidency of the Council of the European Union, is organising the Digital Day 2018 which will take place in Brussels on 10th April 2018.