The EC is setting up an expert group on Artificial Intelligence

The European Commission launched a call for a High-Level Expert Group in Artificial Intelligence (AI) in order to to allow for an open discussion of all aspects of AI development and its impact on the economy and society. 

A high-level expert group on AI will be selected as a result of this call, to serve as a steering group for the European AI Alliance's work. The general objective of the group shall be to support the implementation of the European strategy on AI. This will include the elaboration of recommendations on future AI-related policy development and on ethical, legal and societal issues related to AI, including socio-economic challenges. 
Information about the call and how to apply is available here