Opinion Factsheet  

Artificial Intelligence for Europe

Opinion Number: CDR 3953/2018
Rapporteur: TREI Jan
Group: EPP (European People's Party)
Commission: SEDEC
Status: Currently in discussion
Date: 06/02/2019
to react to the Communication from the Commission to the European Parliament, the European Council, the Council, the European Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of the Regions: Artificial Intelligence for Europe, COM(2018) 237 final
to point out that local and regional public sectors should not be disregarded, as they should play an important role in investing in AI, boosting investments and facilitating AI ecosystems in their territories;
to emphasize the role of regional Digital Innovation Hubs in the development of AI
to endorse the idea of facilitating interactions between the European Artificial Intelligence Alliance and the European Parliament, the Member States, the European Economic and Social Committee and the European Committee of the Regions;