Sparks! 2021 Programme

The Sparks! Programme is now available!

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Public Event | 18  September 2021 | 16:00 - 20:00 CET

The Sparks! public event will consist of a series of short talks and debates about the current and future trends that will define the field of AI and how it will impact our society as we know it. The talks will be given by AI experts taking part in our Sparks! Forum.

Unfortunately, we cannot invite a live audience to the public event this year due to the ongoing public health situation. Instead, the event will be webcast live online. Whatever your background, if you are fascinated by the challenges and impact of AI, start by listenting to our podcast series to learn more about the speakers and join us for the live webcast on 18 September 2021.

Date and time

Saturday 18th September 2021.

16:00 - 20:00 CET.


Due to health safety restrictions, our audience for this edition will be virtual.

Anyone in the world can watch the event through the live webcast. available on the homepage of this site on the day.


The public event will be held in English. French subtitles will be available for part of the event.

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