The EurAI Fellows program recognizes individuals who have made significant, sustained contributions to the field of artificial intelligence (AI) in Europe. Each year, BNVKI can suggest a maximum of three candidates to EurAI.

The BNVKI community can propose candidates to the BNVKI board, provided the candidate is supported by:

  • 2 or more senior members (at least 15 years after PhD),
  • Active in the academic Benelux AI ecosystem,
  • From different universities (not companies).
  • Preferably from at least two of the member countries
  • Regular members of the BNVKI

DEADLINE: For 2024, proposals should be sent to board AT bnvki DOT org before March 8th 2024

The board still decides based on the contributions to the field and BNVKI.

EurAI also anually presents a distinguished service award to two individuals who have made exceptional contributions to the European AI community.

Again, the BNVKI community can propose candidates (emeriti or +30 years career) to the BNVKI board, provided the candidate is supported by:

  • 2 or more senior members (full professors in AI or seniority 25 years after PhD),
  • Active in the academic Benelux AI ecosystem,
  • From different universities (not companies).
  • Preferably from at least two of the member countries
  • Regular members of the BNVKI

The board still decides based on the contributions to the field and BNVKI.

DEADLINE: For 2024, proposals should be sent to board AT bnvki DOT org before March 8th 2024. Proposals need to include a motivation letter, the CV of the candidate, and a biography and contact information of the proposers themselves.