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08:30 am    


08:30 am   

INAUGURAL SESSION – Welcome and institutional messages

Welcome by Diego Brasioli, Ambassador of Italy to Luxembourg

Welcome by Massimo Torchiana, CEO, Intesa Sanpaolo Bank Luxembourg

Message from Antonio Tajani, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs                      and International Cooperation of Italy

Message from Representatives of the Government of Luxembourg

Message from Bruno Frattasi, Director General, ACN (Agenzia per la cybersicurezza nazionale)

Message from Virginia Gamba, Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General for Children and Armed Conflict

09:45 am    


Roberto Viola, Director General of DG CONNECT - EU Commission

Joe Cerrell, Managing Director for Global Policy & Advocacy, Europe, Middle East & East Asia, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Giovanna Pancheri, Journalist and writer, Sky TG24 (TBC)


10:30 am    

COFFEE BREAK (a small caffeine intake to refresh and stay focused!)



10:45 am

ROUND-TABLE 1 (part 1) - The “AI Race”, a Key Geopolitical Concern



Andrea de Giorgio, Artificial Engineering


Maria Amata Garito, President and Rector, International Telematic University UNINETTUNO

Ugo Tramballi, Journalist, Sole 24 Ore

Settimio Stallone, Professor at the University of Naples Federico II

Gianmarco De Francisci Morales, CENTAI

12:00 pm

ROUND TABLE 1 (part 2) - The Role of Diplomacy in the Age of the “Intelligence of Machines”


Diego Brasioli, Ambassador of Italy to Luxembourg


Massimo Marelli, Head of Delegation, ICRC Delegation for Cyberspace in Luxembourg

Alessandro Politi, Director, NDCF (NATO Defense College Foundation)

Guglielmo Tamburrini, Professor at the University of Naples Federico II

13:15 pm

NETWORKING LUNCH (feeding minds and bodies alike!)

14:45 pm

“Young People's Vision on the Future of AI”

ROUND TABLE 2Ethical Guidelines and Oversight Mechanisms for a Lawful, Transparent, Safe, Sustainable and Responsible Use of AI systems. The EU Regulatory Model  



Laura Guercio, Professor at the University “Niccolò Cusano”, Rome / Secretary General UNETCHAC)


Lucilla Sioli, Director for "Artificial Intelligence and Digital Industry" DG Connect - EU Commission

Laura Palazzani, Professor at LUMSA University, Rome

Alessandro Mantelero, Professor at the Politecnico di Torino


16:00 pm

ROUND TABLE 3AI and the Security of Data in Cyberspace: Connecting the Dots between Threats & Actionable Insights


Enzo Le Fevre Cervini, Project Leader in the European Commission's Directorate for Informatics - DG DIGIT)


Luigi Ruggerone, Intesa Sanpaolo Innovation Center

Francesco Ubertini, President CINECA

Pascal Steichen, Chairman, LHC (Luxembourg House of Cybersecurity)

Michele Starnini, CENTAI

Marco Chini, LIST


17:30 pm


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