EBDVF 2023: Empowering Europe’s Data Innovation Ecosystem - Unveiling Excellence in Data-Driven i-Spaces

Valencia, Spain, 27 October 2023 — The Big Data Value Association (BDVA) made a significant announcement during the European Big Data Value Forum 2023, a landmark event in the data technology landscape. In a keynote titled “Envisaging a Data-Empowered Future with EUHubs4Data and i-Spaces Federation” Daniel Sáez-Domingo, Technology Transfer Director in ITI and coordinator of EUHubs4Data project highlighted the value that the i-Spaces community provides to European Data and AI strategy, preparing the stage for the great ceremony where the new quality labels for innovation data spaces, known as the i-Space label were unveiled.The session, which took place on 25 October from 18:00 to 18:45, placed the spotlight on the evolving landscape of data-driven innovation and Artificial Intelligence (AI) technologies.

What‘s your appoach when it comes to AI governance? Join the discussion in Brussels!

etami's information session "What‘s your approach when it comes to AI governance?" will be taking place on the 28th of September at 13:30 CEST in Brussels. The session is open to everyone with the possibilities to join physically in Brussels or online! etami supports and promotes trustworthy and ethical design, development and deployment of AI systems by translating European and global principles into actionable and measurable guidelines, tools and methods.


Call for BDVA i-Space 2023 labels is open - apply before September 19!

The BDVA i-Space label is used for measuring the quality of data experimentation and innovation hubs in Europe. The qualified BDVA i-Spaces connect to the wider European ecosystem, getting visibility, access to knowledge and experience, collaboration opportunities and invitations to events and other activities.

BDVA Matchmaking Forum for SMEs and Startups with Innovation programmes of Large companies

BDVA is organising on 3 July the first forum to connect SMEs and startups with larger companies within its membership. As hub for the European Data and AI community, BDVA will create a space for matchmaking between large companies offering innovation and scale-up programmes and SMEs/Startups that are part of BDVA.

Data Space Summit event for Mobility, Transport and Tourism by EONA-X

BDVA is leading a panel discussion at the first Data Space Summit of EONA-X (the mobility, transport and tourism data space) on 30 June in Sophia Antipolis, France. Gathering leading European players in these sectors, the event will outline both the challenges and opportunities opened through data spaces.