Themes of this Workshop 2022:

Embedded AI

  • Extending ROS2SWARM for a swarm robotics task allocation scenario

  • Semi-supervised image classification using Deep Learning models

AI

  • Prediction of the temperature field in the case of an evolving domain during the additive manufacturing process with Machine Learning

  • On-the-fly Domain Adaptation

Trusted AI

  • Trustworthy optimization of neighbor embedding algorithms: towards explainability by design in exploratory data visualization

  • Explainable artificial intelligence techniques and their use as tools

  • Bias Detection on Image or Text Data and their Mitigation on Models

Human AI

  • Clustering of energy consumption profiles in residential buildings

  • Active learning framework for Additive Manufacturing labeling

  • Knowledge distillation for context-aware large-scale surveillance in smart-cities

  • Federated Recommender System for the medical field equipped with a data inference engine

  • SDG Coding Challenge

  • User annotation quality evaluation toolbox

'Belgian-German AI Days' program of 14/09:

12:30 – 13:00 : Registration and coffee
13:00 – 13:05: Welcome Adress

Ms. Pascale Delcomminette (CEO of WBI (Wallonie-Bruxelles International) and AWEX (Walloon Trade & Export Agency))

13:05 – 13:20 : Presentation of Berlin Partner and their services

Philipp GÜNTHER, Senior Projektmanager Innovation im Bereich IKT

13:20 – 13:35: Presentation of the TRAIL (Trusted AI Lab Institute)

Prof-Dr. Benoît MACQ (Managing Director)

13:35 – 14:10 :  Presentation of R&I funding opportunities in AI between Wallonia and Belgium

1. Horizon Europe 2023-2024 / Digital Europe 2023 (20 min)

Speakers:

  • Lison RABUEL, NCP-Wallonia – ADVISOR Digital, Security and Defence
  • Dimitri JUNGBLUT, NKS-Deutschland – Research Associate, Department of the Project Management of the German Aerospace Center (DLR)/ NCP for Digital and Industrial Technologies)

2. IRA-SME / CORNET Programmes (ERA-Nets) (15min)

Speaker :

  • Sophia-Susanne Nau (BAFA – German Federal Office of Economics and Export Control )
14:10 – 14:20 :  Coffee Break
14:20 – 16:30:  German / Walloon Keynotes

1. Santé (14:20 – 14:50)

  • Prof. Dr. Med. Petra RITTER, Head of the Section Brain Simulation – La Charité & Testing and Experimentation Facility – Health AI Europe
  • Prof. Dr. Med Giovanni BRIGANTI, Leader at AI4Health group – AI4Belgium & Associate Professor / Chair of AI & Digital Medicine – Faculty of Medicine of UMONS

2. Additive Manufacturing (Network) (14:50 – 15:20)

  • Stefanie BRICKWEDE, Managing Director – MGA (Mobility goes Additive)
  • Dr. Caroline SAINVITU , Senior Research Scientist in Machine Learning and Optimization – CENAERO

 

3. TRUSTED AI + overview of opportunities of Technological Collaboration in Germany and Wallonia (15:20 – 16:00)

  • Christian MULLER, Head of Competence Center Autonomous Driving – German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence Saarland Informatics Campus (DFKI)
    •  CLAIRE, der Confederation of Laboratories for AI Research in Europe – Germany
    • Trusted AI activities in DFKI
  • Sandrine BROGNAUX, Scientific advisor in ICT – Research Support and Knowledge Transfer Office  & The EU Projects opportunities within the RESEAU LIEU
  • Prof-Dr. François-Xavier STANDAERT (UCL)

  

4. Opportunities of collaboration in Applied Research Center (16:00 – 16:30)

  • Prof. Dr.-Ing. Thomas WIEGAND, Executive Director – Fraunhofer HHI & TUBerlin)
  • Dr. Jean-Yves PARFAIT, Head of Artificial Intelligence Research Group – MULTITEL
16:30 – 17:30 : 5 min Impulse Introduction for each Berlin/Walloon

Topics and draft ideas + networking:
(1) Manufacturing Industry, (2) AI, Data and Robotics, (3) Trust-based AI Leadership.

 

(The events from 05/09 to 14/09 at noon are for researchers only. The Belgo-German AI Days for companies start on 14/09 at noon and end on 16/09 at 11:30).

05/09: Kickoff of the TRAIL Summer Workshop in Belgium

  • Objectives of the workshop and instructions for the TRAIL researchers.
  • DFKI researchers participate remotely.
  • The kickoff will take place at CETIC headquarters.

08/09 : TRAIL on rails !

The TRAIL team travels to Berlin by train where the rest of the workshop will take place.

08-14/09 : Researchers work on their respective project.

14/09 : EU Projects and Technological Partnerships Sessions

12:30 – 13:00 : Registration and coffee
13:00 – 13:05: Welcome Adress

Ms. Pascale Delcomminette (CEO of WBI (Wallonie-Bruxelles International) and AWEX (Walloon Trade & Export Agency))

13:05 – 13:20 : Presentation of Berlin Partner and their services

Philipp GÜNTHER, Senior Projektmanager Innovation im Bereich IKT

13:20 – 13:35: Presentation of the TRAIL (Trusted AI Lab Institute)

Prof-Dr. Benoît MACQ (Managing Director)

13:35 – 14:10 :  Presentation of R&I funding opportunities in AI between Wallonia and Belgium

1. Horizon Europe 2023-2024 / Digital Europe 2023 (20 min)

Speakers:

  • Lison RABUEL, NCP-Wallonia – ADVISOR Digital, Security and Defence
  • Dimitri JUNGBLUT, NKS-Deutschland – Research Associate, Department of the Project Management of the German Aerospace Center (DLR)/ NCP for Digital and Industrial Technologies)

2. IRA-SME / CORNET Programmes (ERA-Nets) (15min)

Speaker :

  • Sophia-Susanne Nau (BAFA – German Federal Office of Economics and Export Control )
14:10 – 14:20 :  Coffee Break
14:20 – 16:30:  German / Walloon Keynotes

1. Santé (14:20 – 14:50)

  • Prof. Dr. Med. Petra RITTER, Head of the Section Brain Simulation – La Charité & Testing and Experimentation Facility – Health AI Europe
  • Prof. Dr. Med Giovanni BRIGANTI, Leader at AI4Health group – AI4Belgium & Associate Professor / Chair of AI & Digital Medicine – Faculty of Medicine of UMONS

2. Additive Manufacturing (Network) (14:50 – 15:20)

  • Stefanie BRICKWEDE, Managing Director – MGA (Mobility goes Additive)
  • Dr. Caroline SAINVITU , Senior Research Scientist in Machine Learning and Optimization – CENAERO

 

3. TRUSTED AI + overview of opportunities of Technological Collaboration in Germany and Wallonia (15:20 – 16:00)

  • Christian MULLER, Head of Competence Center Autonomous Driving – German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence Saarland Informatics Campus (DFKI)
    •  CLAIRE, der Confederation of Laboratories for AI Research in Europe – Germany
    • Trusted AI activities in DFKI
  • Sandrine BROGNAUX, Scientific advisor in ICT – Research Support and Knowledge Transfer Office  & The EU Projects opportunities within the RESEAU LIEU
  • Prof-Dr. François-Xavier STANDAERT (UCL)

  

4. Opportunities of collaboration in Applied Research Center (16:00 – 16:30)

  • Prof. Dr.-Ing. Thomas WIEGAND, Executive Director – Fraunhofer HHI & TUBerlin)
  • Dr. Jean-Yves PARFAIT, Head of Artificial Intelligence Research Group – MULTITEL
16:30 – 17:30 : 5 min Impulse Introduction for each Berlin/Walloon

Topics and draft ideas + networking:
(1) Manufacturing Industry, (2) AI, Data and Robotics, (3) Trust-based AI Leadership.

 

 

15/09 : Visit of the Berlin AI ecosystem and organisation of B2B meetings.

This programme will include a health track in the morning based on the visit of Berlin’s health institutions and actors. The matchmaking (afternoon) will be open to companies, RDI operators and users covering all the themes touched by AI applications.

16/09 : Closing event of the TRAIL Summer Workshop

After two weeks of intense work, the TRAIL and DKFI researchers present their projects.

Confirmed speakers:

Our keynote speakers list: