BAS21 | Speaker Dr Nabil Alsabah
Dr Nabil Alsabah
Head of Artificial Intelligence

Dr. Nabil Alsabah is Head of Artificial Intelligence at Europe’s largest tech association, Bitkom. In this capacity, he promotes the application of AI across the private sector. He is also head of the annual Big-Data.AI Summit which brings together thousands of European professionals, decision-makers and thought-leaders from across the digital industries. In addition, Nabil teaches cognitive science at the Center for Machine Learning and Robotics at the prestigious Free University of Berlin. He writes op-eds on digital issues. And he frequently gives keynotes on AI in German, English and Chinese. Nabil holds a PhD in psychology and a Master’s degree in computer science. He looks back at a ten years’ experience studying, living in and writing on (digital) China. Nabil has also written a book on Chinese decision-making processes.



The global race for AI supremacy: China, United States, Europe

  • John Miller, Senior Vice President for Policy and General Counsel, Information Technology Industry Council

  • Prof Dr Kristin Shi-Kupfer, Professor for Contemporary China Studies, University of Trier

  • Axel Voss, Member of the European Parliament

  • Dr Nabil Alsabah, Bitkom