In order to create a space for interdisciplinary discussions and exchanges on the governance issues raised by artificial intelligence, the Digital Law Center invites UNIGE researchers who are interested in these issues to participate in the second session of AI Tech & Policy Talks to be held online on Thursday, December 3, 2020, from 12:15 to 2:00 pm.  Information on the first session is available below ("Past sessions").

During each session, one presentation will be made by a researcher on a theme related to IA governance, followed by a discussion. Presentations and discussions are held either in French or English.

The second session of the AI Tech & Policy Talks will feature a presentation by Dr Matteo Tarantino, invited researcher at the Institute for Environmental Sciences, UNIGE, and Assistant Professor at the Catholic University of Milan on "Analysis of Facebook Conversations: Prospects and Challenges" followed by a discussion.

The presentation will be commented by Dr Jérôme Duberry, Lecturer and Researcher at the Dusan Sidjanski Center of Excellence in European Studies, Global Studies Institute, UNIGE and Ms. Hélène Bruderer, Ph.D Candidate and teaching and research assistant at the Faculty of Law and researcher at the Digital Law Center, UNIGE. 



Ana Andrijevic

PhD student & Affiliate researcher

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Jacques de Werra

Director of the Digital Law Center
Professor at the Faculty of Law

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Hélène Bruderer

Affiliate researcher at the Digital Law Center / Lawyer in Zurich

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Admissions and registration

Conditions of participation : The AI Tech & Policy Talks are intended for the UNIGE research community. Participation in the AI Tech & Policy Talks is free of charge but registration is mandatory. The deadline for registration is Wednesday, December 2nd, 2020, at 12.00 pm.

Online registration: closed.

Contact & informations

digitallawcenteratunige [point] ch

Past sessions

First session : October 29, 2020

The first session of the AI Tech & Policy Talks featured a presentation by Ana Andrijevic, teaching assistant and doctoral student at the Digital Law Center, on "Artificial Intelligence & Intellectual Property: Challenges and Perspectives". The Power Point presentation is available here.

The presentation was commented by Prof. Slava Voloshynovskiy, Faculty of Science, Computer Science and Centre Universitaire Informatique (CUI), University of Geneva, and Dr. Maria Assunta Cappelli, Centre Universitaire Informatique (CUI), University of Geneva.