PROGRAM

DAY ONE

Monday 12th
Austria Center Vienna▸
All plenary sessions take place in "Plenary Room D"

07:15

Registration and Networking

09:10

Opening

Norbert Hofer (Austrian Federal Minister for Transport, Innovation and Technology)

Moderated by Günther Tschabuschnig

09:35

European Commission Keynote

"Data-driven artificial intelligence: Elements of the European strategy" - Carl-Christian Buhr (European Commission)

Moderated by Laure Le Bars

09:50

Horizon Prize Big Data Technologies

presented by  Gail Kent
(European Commission, DG CONNECT)

10:00

Keynote 1.1

"Operational excellence in the age of AI"
Mark Shuttleworth
(Canonical Ltd.)

Moderated by Allan Hanbury

10:45

Panel

Challenges in Data-Driven AI for Europe

11:45

LUNCH

13:00

Parallel Sessions

14:30

COFFEE BREAK 

15:00

Parallel Sessions

16:30

COFFEE BREAK

17:00

Parallel Sessions

18:30

End of day 1

20:00

SOCIAL DINNER

Palais Liechtenstein

20:30

PRESENTATION OF PRIZES

    • Data Science Challenge Award
    • EU Publications Office Open Data Prize

DAY TWO

08:00

Registration and Networking

09:00

Keynote 2.1

"The Business of Platforms: Strategy in the Age of Digital Competition, Innovation, and Power"
Annabelle Gawer
(University of Surrey)

Moderated by Lisbeth Mosnik

09:45

BDVA i-Spaces labels hand-out ceremony

10:00

Keynote 2.2

"Making The World Run Better - a Holistic Approach to Enabling the Intelligent Enterprise"
Irfan Khan
(SAP)

Moderated by Mario Meir-Huber

10:45

COFFEE BREAK

11:15

Parallel Sessions

12:45

LUNCH

14:15

Parallel Sessions

15:45

COFFEE BREAK

16:15

Keynote 2.3

"Big Data - Shaping Future Vehicles"
Georg List (AVL List GmbH)

Moderated by Freek Bomhof

17:40

EBDVF Conference closing / EBDVF Workshops kick-off

End of Day 2

DAY THREE

08:00

WELCOME COFFEE

08:30

Room 62.02.024

BDVA General Assembly

(for BDVA members only)

10:00

COFFEE BREAK

12:30

NETWORKING LUNCH

15:00

COFFEE BREAK

17:30

End of the Day

Thursday 15th
9:00 – 17:30