The Commission invests nearly €2 billion from the Digital Europe Programme to boost the digital transition

The European Commission announced today an investment of €1.98 billion to advance the digital transition and meet the goals set for the Europe’s Digital Decade. The funding comes in three work programmes through Digital Europe Programme (DEP).

EBDVF 2021 registration open and programme published – sign up now!

We are excited to announce that the registration for the European Big Data Value Forum 2021 is now open for the virtual event. Taking place November 29 – December 3, the week will be full of insightful sessions and opportunities to connect with European Big Data Value and Industrial AI research and innovation community.

BDVA, FIWARE, GAIA-X and IDSA launch an Alliance to accelerate Business Transformation in the Data Economy

Gaia-X European Association for Data and Cloud AISBL, the Big Data Value Association (BDVA), FIWARE Foundation, and the International Data Spaces Association (IDSA) join forces to drive the adoption of data spaces across Europe and beyond. The new collaboration, called Data Spaces Business Alliance (DSBA), is the first initiative of its kind.

Survey: Have your say on European Artificial Intelligence standardization!

The survey contributes to the building of a European standardization strategy and roadmap. It aims at collecting European stakeholders needs on Artificial Intelligence standardization. It is based upon the National Survey organized by AFNOR under the framework of the French Grand Défi Trustworthy and Industrial AI. A presentation of the findings will be organized by BDVA/DAIRO. Submit your answers before October 17, 2021. Access the survey here.

New Open Access Book by BDVA community shows how to extract value from big data and drive digital transformation

“The Elements of Big Data Value” describes the massive impact big data has and will have to our society and economy, providing practical tools to develop an increased capacity to drive the digital transformation on all sectors. It gives an exciting look into the discoveries of the Public Private Partnership on Big Data Value.

The EC proposes a Path to Digital Decade to reach the EU's 2030 digital transformation targets

The "Path to Digital Decade" sets up a governance framework based on an annual cooperation mechanism with the Member States. It aims to address the areas of digital skills, digital infrastructures, digitalisation of businesses and public services. 

BDVA/DAIRO members put data spaces and trustworthy AI on focus at the IoT Week

Being an institutional partner of the IoT week, BDVA/DAIRO has a strong presence at the tenth edition of the event. The association members organize two sessions discussing data spaces and Trustworthy AI. BDVA/DAIRO community’s viewpoint is also represented by our members in variety of panels throughout the five-day event.