Special Committee on Artificial Intelligence in a Digital Age

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Next AIDA Committee Meetings

28-04-2021 - 12:11
In the context of the exponential growth of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), the President of the European Parliament has announced a number of measures to contain the spread of epidemic and to safeguard Parliament's core activities.
The current precautionary measures adopted by the European Parliament to contain the spread of COVID-19 do not affect work on legislative priorities. Core activities are reduced, but maintained to ensure that the institution's legislative, budgetary, scrutiny functions are maintained.
The meetings will be with remote participation for Members (being able to view and listen to proceedings, ask for the floor and intervene in the meeting). Other participants are invited to follow the meeting through webstreaming.
Next AIDA Hearing with EMPL will take place on Tuesday, 25 May 2021 (9.00-12.00)


06-05-2021 - 13:38

On 25 May, AIDA and EMPL Committees will organise a hearing on AI and the labour market, in which AI's impact on the future of skills will also be discussed. The event aims to explore questions such as how can the labour market adapt to fast progressing digitalisation and increasing deployment of artificial intelligence, how to respond when new jobs emerge because of AI and some old ones disappear,...

AI and Law enforcement
06-05-2021 - 13:38

On Friday, 30 April 2020, AIDA Committee in association with the LIBE committee and in cooperation with the European Commission (DH HOME) will organise a workshop on AI and Law enforcement. It aims to address practical aspects of AI and law enforcement, security and fundamental rights. These topics will be discussed with representatives of the European Commission, competent EU agencies,...

AIDA-D-US Joint meeting
21-04-2021 - 15:33

On Friday, 23 April, AIDA Special Committee will have a joint discussion the US Delegation (D-US) of the EP on Quantum Computing as a possible area for transatlantic EU-US cooperation. Experts from business and academic fields as well as European Commission will participate in the discussion.

Hearing on AI and the future of democracy
13-04-2021 - 19:49

On 15 April, the AIDA and INGE Special Committees will hold a hearing on the future of democracy in the digital age and on how to strike the right regulatory balances in our increasingly tech-driven societies. The two panels address the challenges the EU is facing in its current trajectory towards the 2030 Digital Decade, such as the impact of AI on democratic and electoral processes, as well as how AI is affecting the notions of active citizenship, political participation, and policy-making.