popAI joins RISE SD 2023 Conference

The popAI project joins the RISE SD 2023 Conference “Research and Innovation Symposium for European Security & Defense” which is to be held between 29 – 31 May 2023 on the island of Rhodes in Greece.

During the three-day event, the popAI project will have increased participation and engagement with the community:

  • On Wednesday 31 May, during the plenary session (10:10am, Delphi Amphitheatre) project coordinator Dr. Dimitris Kyriazanos of NCSR Demokritos will moderate the panel discussion ΑΙ for Civil Security: research directions, operational aspects, uptake, and barriers.
  • On Wednesday 31 May, Dr. Kyriazanos will chair the Artificial Intelligence Session 8 (11:30am, Nafsika conf. room) and will also present along with Communication & Dissemination Lead, Paola Fratantoni of partner Zanasi & Partners at the workshop titled The popAI methodology for systemising knowledge on the ethical use of AI in Civil Security.
  • During the conference the popAI project will have a dedicated exhibition booth at the designated area with representatives from the consortium who will raise awareness about the project providing information to delegates and engaging with the security and defense community.

The event boasts an intense and ambitious program, welcoming top‐level speakers, roundtables and panels with experts from different backgrounds and expertise and is organised by Centre for Research & Technology Hellas (CERTH)Bulgarian Defence Institute and Satways in cooperation with several European R&D projects of Horizon (2020 & EU), European Defense Fund (EDF), and the Internal Security Fund (ISF).

The conference is a precious opportunity for research projects to disseminate their results and create further synergies within the research community. The audience will include high-level representatives of the EU, governmental representatives, researchers, industry, practitioners, and European security and defence stakeholders.

Join us on the enchanting island of Rhodes and get to know more about the popAI project!