BNAIC 2019 in Brussels

2019-04-16T14:28:57+02:00April 11th, 2019|Announcements|

The Benelux Artificial Intelligence Conference (BNAIC) is a yearly event. BNAIC includes invited speakers, research presentations, posters and demonstrations. Authors are invited to submit papers on all aspects of artificial intelligence. BNAIC 2019 will be held in Brussels on November 7-8 and will again be colocated with BENELEARN. More information will soon be available at [...]

National AI course launched in the Netherlands

2019-04-11T16:34:08+02:00April 11th, 2019|Articles|

Artificial intelligence is present in many aspects of our daily lives. However, the general knowledge about it is limited. That is why there is now the 'Nationale AI-cursus' a free online course for all Dutch people, about the basic principles of AI. The National AI Course is an initiative of AI for Good, ICAI and [...]

Event report: Decision Intelligence Seminar

2019-04-11T09:55:45+02:00April 11th, 2019|Event reports|

On February 5th 2019, a Decision Intelligence Seminar was held at KU Leuven Campus De Nayer in Sint-Katelijne-Waver. This multidisciplinary event was organised by a consortium of companies together with three different KU Leuven research groups: the LIRIS group of the Faculty of Economics and Business, the DTAI group of the Faculty of Engineering Science and the [...]

BNVKI & Industry Part 1: Industry@BNAIC/Benelearn

2019-04-11T08:58:40+02:00April 11th, 2019|Articles|

As BNVKI board member who is responsible for the relationship with the industry, I often wonder what this relationship is, but in particular what it could or should be. Especially in these times where AI is on top of all the hype curves and hardly a conference comes by that does not mention the term [...]

ALIFE Workshop on Evolution of Human Behaviour

2019-04-06T09:03:06+02:00April 6th, 2019|Announcements|

This workshop will explore how research on the evolution of human behaviour can be moved beyond the theoretical realm to address societal challenges.  It is part of the ALIFE conference hosted in Newcastle (29th July – 2nd August).  The workshop will be organised in two parts. The first 1.5 hours will focus on the state-of-the-art theoretical and [...]

BNAIC 2018: Conference report

2019-04-06T08:59:53+02:00April 6th, 2019|Event reports|

BNAIC is the annual Benelux Conference on Artificial Intelligence. In 2018, the 30th edition of BNAIC was organized by the Jheronimus Academy of Data Science (JADS), under the auspices of the Benelux Association for Artificial Intelligence (BNVKI) and the Dutch Research School for Information and Knowledge Systems (SIKS). BNAIC 2018 took place in Marienburg, ’s-Hertogenbosch, [...]

AI 4 Belgium Coalition proposes AI strategy

2019-03-20T20:44:33+02:00March 20th, 2019|Articles|

"With Artificial Intelligence, we can improve our lives" AI 4 Belgium Coalition proposes AI strategy at the request of Alexander De Croo and Philippe De Backer Artificial intelligence (AI) can not only improve our lives, it can also help us find solutions to complex problems such as health care or environmental protection. Almost three-quarters of [...]

Call for Nominations: EurAI Artificial Intelligence Dissertation Award 2018

2019-03-20T20:34:05+02:00March 20th, 2019|Announcements|

Nominations are invited for the 2018  Artificial Intelligence Dissertation Award sponsored by EurAI, the European Association of Artificial Intelligence. Please take a moment to nominate your students, or to recommend to your colleagues to nominate their students. This Award includes a certificate signed by the EurAI President and 1500 Euros (which includes the travel grant [...]

Summer School on AI & Law

2019-03-09T08:55:58+02:00March 9th, 2019|Announcements|

From 8-10 July the first Summer school on AI & law will be held at the renowned European University Institute in Fiesole, Florence, Italy. The application deadline is 22 April. For more information see: