News and events
12 mrt. 2024
Data Spaces Symposium 2024
After the incredible success of the 2023 edition in The Hague, the Data Spaces Support Centre (DSSC) and the Data Spaces Business Alliance are set to deliver a breathtaking event. This year's edition, taking place in Frankfurt, will show endless market-ready use cases and advanced technology solutions for existing and future data spaces. Similarly, it will showcase the pivotal work done by the Data Spaces Support Centre in providing a solid blueprint for common European data spaces, acting as a cornerstone of the European Data Strategy.
7 feb. 2024
Second Logistics BDSA sectorial work group
On Wednesday February 7 from 2pm to 6pm, the Belgian Data Spaces Alliance organises a second session within its logistics working group, to which we would like to invite you.
The working group aims to bring together logistics organizations and companies from all over Belgium to exchange knowledge and experience on innovative data sharing initiatives. Additionally, it offers an opportunity to seek collaboration within the community and define use cases and implementation strategies.
To facilitate networking, this second session will be a physical event that takes place in venue ‘De Winkelhaak’ close to station Antwerpen-Centraal.
Information on how to reach De Winkelhaak: https://www.winkelhaak.be/en/page/14/adres-wegbeschrijving
This is an open session. You can forward the meeting to colleagues and companies that could be interested.
6 feb. 2024
IDSA Winterdays & Data Sharing Festival
The IDSA Winterdays are part of the broader Data Sharing Festival, an ongoing exploration of data sharing excellence. Together with Dutch key players in the data spaces landscape – TNO, the Basic Data Infrastructure network, the Centre of Excellence for Data Sharing & Cloud, the Centrum Wiskunde & Informatica and the Dutch Ministerie van Intrastructuur en Waterstaat – we’ve crafted a one-of-a-kind business festival that converges three critical viewpoints – privacy, cybersecurity, and data sovereignty. https://internationaldataspaces.org/events/idsa-winterdays-data-sharing-festival/
5 feb. 2024
Research to reality
A remarkable event that promises to shape the future of digitalization in Europe. It is organised under the Belgian presidency in cooperation with the European Commission. BDSA will be represented here and will also host a session. https://www.researchtoreality.eu/
29 nov. 2023
Health data has the potential to catalyse smarter health care and efficient research. We need to urgently ramp up our learning by creating and combining high-quality health data and advocating its trustworthy uses. As a neutral, multi-stakeholder institute The European Institute for Innovation through Health Data strives to maximise community value from health data.
9 nov. 2023
Gaia-Xcelerate! Gaia-X summit
During the Gaia-X 4th Summit, you will have the opportunity to witness firsthand the remarkable progress made by Gaia-X and engage with industry leaders, experts, and innovators who are shaping the digital future. The event will feature inspiring keynotes, interactive workshops, and engaging panel discussions. Discover the latest insights, exchange ideas, and forge connections that will drive the next wave of digital transformation. Mark your calendars for 9-10 November and join us in the vibrant city of Alicante, Spain. Let’s come together to celebrate the achievements of Gaia-X, explore the limitless possibilities of cooperative digital ecosystems, and co-create a future where data is truly democratized. https://gaia-x.eu/summit-2023/
27 okt. 2023
La dynamique des data spaces au niveau belge
Les data spaces sont de plus en plus évoqués dans la littérature numérique comme étant une opportunité économique. Qu'en est-il pour votre organisme? Venez poser vos questions à la Belgian Data Spaces Alliance ce 27 septembre. https://www.digitalwallonia.be/fr/agenda/la-dynamique-des-data-spaces-au-niveau-belge/
26 okt. 2023
Trefdag Digitaal Vlaanderen 2023
TDV 2023 is the main community event for anyone in Flanders who is interested in digital transformation. There will be many talks on data spaces in Flanders. https://www.vlaanderen.be/trefdag-vlaanderen-digitaal
25 okt. 2023
European Big Data Value Forum
The European Big Data Value Forum (EBDVF) brings together industry professionals, business developers, researchers and policy-makers from all over Europe and other regions of the world to advance policy actions, and industrial and research activities in the areas of Data and AI.
This year, the event will take place in Valencia, Spain on 25 – 27 October.
12 okt. 2023
Health-RI 2023 conferentie: Connecting the Dots
On October 12, 2023, the eighth edition of the Health-RI conference will take place in the Jaarbeurs Utrecht. You are invited you to be part of the annual conference 'Connecting the Dots: from point solutions to an integrated health data infrastructure'.
Health-RI is an organization in the Netherlands that is committed to better reuse of health data for policy, research, and innovation in order to achieve a learning healthcare system
4 okt. 2023
Webinar on DCAT-AP for data spaces
Want to know how DCAT-AP can enable the exchange of data for data spaces? SEMIC is organising a webinar to tell you how! DCAT-AP is an application profile derived from W3C’s DCAT with a long track record in aiding stakeholders to exchange high-quality metadata. https://joinup.ec.europa.eu/collection/semic-support-centre/event/webinar-dcat-ap-data-spaces
27 sep. 2023
Launch of the BDSA Mobility work group at the Smart mobility day
The Beacon is the community for digital technology leaders. The Smart Mobility Week is a concept in which The Beacons collaborates with other organizations to share knowledge about smart mobility, inspire all stakeholders, and foster collaboration. For more information about the Smart Mobility Week, please visit the website of The Beacon at https://www.eventbrite.be/e/smart-mobility-day-smart-mobility-week-tickets-704446657917?aff=oddtdtcreator
22 sep. 2023
Tourism Data Space Workshop
PwC will organise an event, featuring Amazon Web Services (AWS), to inspire and create synergies between different stakeholders to unleash the power of data and accelerate data pooling and data sharing in the tourism sector. https://www.pwc.be/en/events-courses/2023/unleashing-power-data-driven-tourism.html
15 sep. 2023
Data spaces: Experiences from strategic data spaces
Join the second webinar in a series dedicated to data spaces, taking place on 15 September 2023 from 10.00 to 11.30 CET. This session will explore the similarities and differences among common EU data spaces and will include representatives from various strategic fields to highlight the societal benefits. https://data.europa.eu/en/news-events/events/data-spaces-experiences-strategic-data-spaces
13 sep. 2023
Matchmaking Session of Smart Cities and Communities Data Space
As the conclusion of the DS4SSCC preparatory action draws near, and with the exciting DS4SSCC deployment phase set to commence in October, we are thrilled to extend an invitation to a significant online matchmaking opportunity. This event aims to foster connections and collaboration among stakeholders, including cities, communities, regions, research centers, civil society, and companies, who share a common interest in data spaces for smart cities and communities across Europe. https://www.ds4sscc.eu/news/join-the-online-networking-event-for-ds4sscc-connecting-smart-cities-and-communities-across-europe
23 jun. 2023
Smart data user day
Facilitating smooth data flow between different stakeholders in a diverse ecosystem of public and private partners is the focus of the Smart Data User Day. How can we make data smarter and ensure that everyone can work with it? Various partners and end users who are committed to making data and their systems interoperable will share their experiences. https://www.vlaanderen.be/digitaal-vlaanderen/agenda/evenementen/gebruikersdagen/gebruikersdag-smart-data
16 jun. 2023
Solid community Flanders on Education
You are cordially invited to a new meeting of the Solid community. The focus this time is entirely on the potential of Solid in the fields of education, skills, and career. There will be time dedicated to both leading examples and experiences from various countries, as well as current developments and ongoing research in Flanders. Additionally, a number of challenges will be presented, showcasing the new possibilities that can be realized with Solid-based data sharing. https://www.vlaanderen.be/digitaal-vlaanderen/agenda/evenementen/alle-evenementen-waarop-digitaal-vlaanderen-aanwezig-is/solid-community-flanders