Speaker

BAS21 | Speaker: Kilian Gross
Kilian Gross
Head of Unit A2 Artificial Intelligence Policy Development and Coordination
European Commission

Since 16 of January 2020 Kilian Gross is Head of Unit A/2 in DG CNECT responsible for policy development and coordination with regard to Artificial Intelligence. His Unit has developed a European approach to Artificial Intelligence and it has prepared together with Member States a Coordinated Plan on Artificial Intelligence. Based on the work of the High-Level Expert Group the Unit has drafted a White Paper on Artificial Intelligence, which presents the options on how to promote the uptake of Artificial Intelligence and how to address at the same time the risk associated with certain uses of this new technology. Based on the results of the Public Consultation on the White Paper his Unit is currently working on the follow-up process.

 

14:50—15:00

Towards a European AI strategy: introductory remarks

  • Kilian Gross, Head of Unit A2 Artificial Intelligence Policy Development and Coordination, European Commission