Launch of Knowledge Center Data & Society

09-12-2019 from 13:00 to 17:30
Les Ateliers des Tanneurs, Rue des Tanneurs 58-62 1000 Brussel
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Knowledge Center Data & Society, aimed at building expertise in artificial intelligence (AI), officially launches on 9 December. Besides keynotes by Marijke Verhavert and Katleen Gabriels, mict will present the results of a survey among businesses on their perception and adoption of AI.


  • 13.00 - Welcome
  • 13.30 – Speech by Hilde Crevits, Flemish minister of Economy, Innovation and Science Policy
  • 14.00 – Presentation of Kenniscentrum Data & Maatschappij: partners and activities
  • 14.45 - Keynote: Marijke Verhavert (Tomorrowlab)
  • 15.15 - Stakeholder panel: Legal, ethical and social aspects of AI, with Max Van Sande (Colruyt), Julie Scherpenseel (ML6), Ulrich Petré (VDAB), Filis Zümbültas (Smart City Coordinator Stad Brussel) and Rob Heyman (Kenniscentrum Data & Maatschappij).
  • 16.15 - Keynote: Katleen Gabriels (University of Maastricht)
  • 16.45 - Reception


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