Online meeting of the OECD Parliamentary Group on Artificial Intelligence

 In partnership with
the European Parliamentary Research Service (EPRS) &
European Parliament’s Panel for the Future of Science & Technology (STOA)


Chair: Anthony Gooch, Director, Public Affairs and Communications Directorate, OECD


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Wednesday 2 December 2020

13.00 - 13.15

Launch of the Partnership on Artificial Intelligence (AI) between the OECD Global Parliamentary Network and EPRS/STOA

Anthony Gooch, Director for Public Affairs and Communications, OECD
Eva Kaili, Member of the European Parliament (Greece); Chair of the European Parliament Panel for the Future of Science & Technology (STOA)

13.15 - 14.30

Session 1 - Update on AI trends

Introductory remarks:
Ulrik Vestergaard Knudsen, Deputy Secretary-General, OECD

Update on OECD work on AI

Andrew Wyckoff, Director for Science, Technology, and Innovation, OECD 
Dewey Murdick, ONE.AI, Director of Data Science - Center for Security and Emerging Technology (CSET) School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University


14.30 - 14.45


14.45 - 16.00

Session 2 - What have we learnt from COVID-19 about our relation with technology? What has the virus made urgent about AI?

Introductory remarks:
Nozha Boujemaa, ONE AI, Chief Science & Innovation Officer, Median Technologies; Founder of DATAIA Institut (Inria); Vice Chair of AI High Level Expert Group (AI HLEG) of the European Commission in charge of "Ethics guidelines for trustworthy AI"

Andrew Bayly, Member of Parliament, New Zealand
Cristian Busoi, Member of the European Parliament (Romania)
Alessandro Fusacchia, Member of Parliament, Italy
Alexandra Geese, Member of the European Parliament, Germany
Mari Holopainen, Member of Parliament, Finland
Selin Sayek Böke, Member of Parliament, Turkey; Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe
Axel Voss, Member of the European Parliament (Germany)


16.00 - 17.20

Session 3 - Parliamentary Panel: legislative learning space

Exchange on concrete initiatives taken in parliaments from around the world 

Moderator: Eva Kaili, Member of the European Parliament (Greece); Chair of the European Parliament Panel for the Future of Science & Technology (STOA)

Marianne Amir Azer, Member of Parliament, Egypt; Parliamentary Assembly of the Mediterranean
Deborah Bergamini, Member of Parliament, Italy; Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe
Eduardo Bismarck, Member of Parliament, Brazil
Mario Brandenburg, Member of Parliament, Germany 
Ibán García del Blanco, Member of the European Parliament

Guido Girardi, Member of Parliament, Chile 
Christine Hennion, Member of Parliament, France, Franco-German Parliamentary Assembly Working Group on AI
Rick Larsen, Congressman, United States
Maris Lauri, Member of Parliament, Estonia
Maria-Manuel Leitão-Marques, Member of the European Parliament (Portugal)


17.20 - 17.40

Report from rapporteur(s), Next steps & Conclusion

Lord Clement-Jones, Member of the House of Lords, UK
Anthony Gooch, Chair OECD Global Parliamentary Network


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  • French