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VUBToday: Vrije Universiteit Brussel and Collibra announce plans for a multidisciplinary AI research center and call for a European initiative on AI for the Common Good

At the launch of the AI for Belgium Coalition - attended by European Vice-President of the European Commission Andrus Ansip and  Vice Prime Minister Alexander De Croo - Caroline Pauwels, rector of the Vrije Universiteit Brussel, and Pieter De Leenheer, cofounder of Belgium’s only unicorn company Collibra, unveiled their plans for a multidisciplinary AI Research Center, working in close collaboration with industry. The university also launched a call for a European AI for the Common Good initiative, a neutral research approach and policy think-thank stimulating a responsible and democratic implementation of artificial intelligence within the various sectors of society.  read more on VUB Today