The Innovation and Networks Executive Agency (INEA) has received 19 project proposals by the 15 November deadline for the CEF Telecom 2018-5 Public Open Data call, requesting over €39 million in total EU funding. The total available budget for the call is €18.5 million. Evaluation of the project proposals with the help of external experts will start in December.
On 10 November 2018, the European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority (EIOPA) together with the National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC) and the Federal Insurance Office (FIO) of the U.S. Department of Treasury hosted the sixth EU- U.S. Forum in Luxembourg. Representatives from the industry, consumer organisations and regulators from the United States and the European Union discussed challenges and opportunities related to cyber risks, the use of big data, artificial intelligence and intra-group transactions in multi-national insurance groups.
The Joint Research Centre (JRC), the European Commission’s science and knowledge service, in collaboration with the European Institute of Technology (EIT) are organising an interactive workshop focusing on the legal and regulatory challenges start-ups and research projects active within the field of artificial intelligence (AI) may face.