Knowledge Base

The NGI consultation will ultimately contribute to determine shared opinions and consolidated views of what the next generation internet should look like and which research and innovation paths Europeans shall follow to contribute achieving that goal.

This section of the public consultation platform contains analyses of what is being discussed and synthesis views of the outcomes of such discussions are going to be published, for interested readers to quickly grasp strategic elements of the process.

All reports, graphs, and concepts presented here are assembled by the NGI Consultation Team using contributions from all Users. The Consultation Team’s effort is directed to simplify and ease the reading process, to the benefit of all the NGI Community and citizens in general. Please, always refer to the original content posted for more information.


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Turning blockchain from hype to reality (Discussion)

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) released a new 59-page draft report – 

What kind of education in an AI area? (Discussion)

We have now entered an era when artificial intelligence (AI) has defeated humans at chess, Shogi and even Go. Accordingly, conversations these days often drift towards the question of what types of work will disappear in the next ten or twenty years.

COST-CONNECT workshop - “An interdisciplinary approach on the Next-Generation Internet” (Knowledge Base)

This is a report of the COST-CONNECT workshop entitled “An interdisciplinary approach on the Next-Generation Internet”, held on 12-13th September, 2017, in Brussels. The report contains a description of the results of a Pro-cafe style session chaired by the author.

Towards a shared Ethical Framework for Artificial Intelligence (Discussion)

Current efforts to find answers to the ethical, societal and legal challenges posed by AI and autonomous technologies and to orient them for the common good represent a patchwork of disparate initiatives.

Ethical principles and democratic prerequisites to form a Responsible AI. (Discussion)

Artificial intelligence, robotics and ‘autonomous’ systems can bring prosperity, contribute to well-being and help to achieve European moral ideals and socio-economic goals if designed and deployed wisely.

Beyond a narrow ethical framework governing autonomous systems (Discussion)

Advances in AI, robotics and so-called autonomous technologies warrants special reflection as they can be oriented divergent from common good and pose e

Moral questions to check and safeguard development of AI technologies. (Discussion)

Advances in AI, robotics and so-called autonomous technologies warrants special reflection as they can be oriented divergent from common good and pose ethical, societal and legal challenges.

Impact of GDPR on Blockchain technologies (Discussion)

An interesting blogpost on the paradoxical potential impact of GDPR on Blockchain technologies and some possible workarounds to ensure GDPR compliancy. 

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