More than 560 registered to the conference, that was held online on Tue 16 November 2021.

The Future of Privacy CEO Jules Polonetsky and the Brussels Privacy Hub Co-directors, Prof. Chris Kuner and Prof. Gianclaudio Malgieri, introduced the conference.

The first panel was the keynote panel, with key policy protagonists of the EU AI Act, Mr. Brando Benifei, the MEP Special Rapporteur for the proposal and Dr. Lucilla Sioli, Director for AI and Industry at DG Connect. The panel was moderated by Prof. Gianclaudio Malgieri (See the picture).

The following panels were moderated by Dr. Gabriela Zanfir-Fortuna and by Dr. Ivana Bartoletti. The first was about Global trends in regulating the AI challenges, the second panel was about the possibility to prohibit or blacklist some AI practices, also building on the recent NYT editorial co-authored by Frank Pasquale and Gianclaudio Malgieri on this point.