Civic AI Lab online Kick-off event

The University of Amsterdam, the Vrije Universiteit, the City of Amsterdam and the Ministry of the Interior and Kingdom Relations are announcing the kick-off of a joint ICAI research lab on artificial intelligence for public values, the Civic AI Lab.

We cordially invite you for the kick-off event on Thursday 10 December 2020 from 16.00 to 17.00. This online event will be live streamed from the heart of Amsterdam at A’DAM Toren. This event is the opportunity to learn more about the lab’s research and societal objectives for the city of Amsterdam and beyond.

The program features an academic keynote by Ruha Benjamin from Princeton University, a reflection by Sigrid Johannisse from The Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in the US, overview of Civic AI Lab, and the official opening by Touria Meliani (Deputy Mayor, City of Amsterdam), Marieke van Wallenburg (Director-General for Public Administration, Ministry of the Interior and Kingdom Relations), Vinod Subramariam (Rector Magnificus, VU), Geert ten Dam (Chair Executive Board, UvA).

Please register here for the kick-off meeting.

Once you have completed the registration, you will receive a confirmation email. A link to the live stream will be sent to you a few days before the kick-off event.

Kind regards,

Sennay Ghebreab, Hinda Haned, Jacco van Ossenbruggen
Directors of the Civic AI Lab

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