European Big Data Value Forum,
29 November - 3 December 2021

The I-NERGY Project was an official sponsor of the BDVA - Big Data Value Association at the European Big Data Value Forum (EBDVF).

The European Big Data Value Forum (EBDVF) is the flagship event of the European Big Data Value and Data-Driven AI Research and Innovation community organised by the BDVA and the European Commission (DG CNECT).

The 2021 edition took place from the 29th of November to the 3rd of December.

EBDVF 2021 theme was “Digital Transformation powered by Data and AI”. The event brought together industry professionals, business developers, researchers and policy-makers from all over Europe and other regions of the world to advance policy actions, and industrial and research activities in the areas of Data and AI. The programme tracks were structured to cover strategic aspects of technological challenges and impact, discussing the topics of adoption of industrial and trustworthy AI, Data Spaces, Data-Driven business models, standardisation, societal impacts and many others.

Dr. Carolina Fortuna (ComSensus) introduced the I-NERGY project and the innovations that the project partners bring to the energy sector along a number of cross-function, cross-stakeholders and cross-domain AI-driven applications.

In this session, the audience got to know about the I-NERGY project, the challenges addressed by the partners and the funding opportunities in the format of open calls for SMEs and startups active in AI, that will launch by the end of 2021 and 2022.

Vagelis Karakolis (ICCS) presented the synergy among VesselAI and I-NERGY projects, as well as I-NERGY 1st Open Call. Find the presentation here.