Schedule

14 March 2020

@ 11:00AM – 12:00PM

Germany – Saving the Gig? Towards Fair Platform Work

Whether platform workers are classified correctly is not just a technicality: it has a substantial impact on fair competition and decent working conditions. For platform companies to contribute to an…

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@ 12:15PM – 12:45PM

Fireside Chat: EU Ambassador & Author/Musician Jason ‘Timbuktu’ Diakité

In this conversation with EU Ambassador Stavros Lambrinidis, rapper/artist Jason ‘Timbuktu’ Diakité will share how he became one of Sweden’s chart-topping hip-hop artists and a best-selling author. Di…

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@ 1:00PM – 2:00PM

ARTE & Netflix: Harnessing Tech to Reach Global Audiences

Content providers are no longer simply giving access to traditional programming or streaming. With technology, they are coming up with innovative ways of reaching new audiences, such as creating inter…

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@ 2:00PM – 3:00PM

Coding Consciousness: Shared Values for Ethical AI

AI has been referred to as “the philosophical challenge of this generation.” How can policymakers, academics, researchers, innovators and thought-leaders work together to develop ethical guidelines fo…

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@ 2:30PM – 3:30PM

Germany – Towards a Data Economy: Is there an European Way?

The ongoing datafication of the economy is changing the balance of power between economic blocks as well as the distribution of value creation within markets. In this transition, the EU aims to secure…

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@ 3:30PM – 4:30PM

Austria – AI and Creativity: In Search of Genius

Recent advances in AI have put within reach a world where art can be created and performed entirely by algorithms. This panel of experts on the intersection of science, technology, and the arts will e…

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@ 4:00PM – 6:00PM

ENRICH Your SXSW 2020 Experience – Innovation Contest

Are you looking to ENRICH your SXSW experience and present your innovation-driven project to key stakeholders? 20 European entrepreneurs will have the opportunity to present their ideas to city mayors…

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@ 6:00PM – 9:30PM

EU @ SXSW Opening Night Reception with remarks from Executive Vice President Margrethe Vestager and EU Delegation to the U.S. Ambassador Stavros Lambrinidis and Live Music from Sweden, Austria, and Ireland

Join us for EU@SXSW Opening Night with Welcoming Remarks given by European Commission Executive Vice President Margrethe Vestager & EU Delegation to the U.S. Ambassador Stavros Lambrinidis. Hear music…

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@ 6:00PM – 9:00PM

ENRICH Your SXSW 2020 Experience – Innovation Hotspots

Network with top innovators and stakeholders directly following our “ENRICH in the USA” Innovation Competition over European beverages and light bites. Participants of the competition will spend time…

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