Category Kunstmatige intelligentie

MIT’s “Innovators Under 35” EU Summit in Paris reaffirms European innovative potential

On any given day, the halls of the world’s biggest start-up campus, Station F, are filled with enthusiastic entrepreneurs and tech-prodigies. This time was no different and yet it was: on the 4th of December, MIT Technology Review, in partnership with BNP Paribas, organised their annual “Innovators under 35” Europe summit. Each year 35 carefully […]

AI doet intrede bij de Franse overheid

Op 21 novembre jl maakte de Franse staatssecretaris voor digitale zaken, Mounir Mahjoubi, de winnaars bekend van een call door en voor de Franse overheid die als doel heeft om publieke diensten dankzij AI te verbeteren. “Van de 52 ingediende dossiers zijn er zes geselecteerd voor 2019”. Mounir Mahjoubi was bijzonder ingenomen met dit succes. Deelname aan […]

AI & Ethics: France organizes public consultation

Artificial Intelligence (AI) has the potential to change the world as we know it. On the one hand, it can improve our lives for the better. By learning from our (vast amounts of) data, AI can provide innovative solutions to complex problems. Precision medicine and autonomous driving are on the horizon. On the other hand, […]

France accelerates AI Strategy by appointing national coordinator: Bertrand Pailhès

Last March president Macron presented the report “AI for Humanity”, the French strategy to becoming a leading country in the field of artificial intelligence. The government has been actively gathering the right people, funds and information to launch the plan (see the timeline below). On Monday the 24th of September an important next step was […]

News: French hospitals launch new mission for the development of AI in healthcare

On 5 September 2018 the Hospital Federation of France (FHF) launched a new mission for the development of Artificial Intelligence (AI) applied to healthcare. The objective is to stimulate and support projects that use new technologies in order to prepare for their impact on the sector. Cyrille Politi, digitalization advisor at the FHF, emphasizes the importance to […]

#EDC2018 Artificial Intelligence: uw kans om samenwerkingspartners te vinden in Frankrijk

Voorziet u ook de impact die Artificial Intelligence (AI) zal hebben op onze samenleving? En de kansen die dit biedt voor wetenschap en bedrijfsleven? Wees (artificially) intelligent en kom op 15 en 16 november 2018 naar de 17e editie van de Erasmus-Descartes conferentie in Parijs. Op 15 en 16 november 2018 staat deze jaarlijkse Nederlands-Franse conferentie geheel […]

PRESS RELEASE – Paris Region launches the “AI Challenge Paris Region 2018”: the first international challenge dedicated to startups

Thursday 12 april, 2018 Today, after announcing it during the Las Vegas CES last January, Valérie Pécresse, the President of Paris Region, launched the one-million-euro competition “AI Challenge Paris Region 2018”, the first international challenge dedicated to startups, in the presence of Alexandra Dublanche, vice-president in charge of economic development at the Paris Region, Christophe […]