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Gaia-X Summit 2021

Summit 2021

Deep dive from a vision to a tangible data infrastructure reality

 

Agenda Day 1 (18 Nov): Vision and Internationalisation

 

Part 1: Keynotes - Gaia-X is Up and Running

Session Moderator: Dr. Vassilia Orfanou (CMO, Gaia-X)

  • 13:00 - 13:10 - Food for thoughts: Data Ethics (Impulse) - Britanny Kaiser (Session Coordinator)
  • 13:10 - 13:15 - Welcome and Open keynote - Dr. Maximilian Ahrens (Chairman BoD Gaia-X, CTO, T-Systems)
  • 13:15 - 13:30 - Gaia-X Status, Vision and Roadmap - Francesco Bonfiglio (CEO, Gaia-X)
  • 13:30 - 13:35 - Summit Content and Structure - Prof. Dr. Boris Otto (Fraunhofer and VC Innovation)

15 min Break  (Video Testimonials)

  • Gauthier Crommelinck (Coordinator, Gaia-X Hub Luxembourg)
  • Marine De Sury (Coordinator, Gaia-X Hub France)
  • Peter Kraemer (Coordinator, Gaia-X Hub Germany)
  • Stefanie Lindstaedt (Director, Institute of Interactive Systems and Data Science)
  • Martina Maláková (Executive Director, ELECTRIK s.r.o. & Coordinator, Gaia-X Hub Slovakia)
  • Denisa Maki (Project Coordinator, Sitra)
  • Antonietta Mastroianni (Chief Digital & IT Officer, Proximus)
  • Gabriella Mastroianni (Chief Digital Office, SkyIT)
  • Alina Rubina (Researcher, DE-CIX)
  • Jasmin Schulz (Strategic Program Officer, Luxembourg Institute of Health)
  • Jacqueline Van de Werken (General Counsel, Leaseweb Global B.V.)
  • Stéphanie Verilhac (Executive Director EU Affairs, Siinda)
  • Peter Verkoulen (Coordinator, Gaia-X Hub Netherlands)

Part 2: Gaia-X Creates Business Values - Insights from our International Hubs and Data Spaces

Session Moderator: Dr. Vassilia Orfanou

  • 13:50 - 14:20 - Gaia-X Up and Running - Pitching Gaia-X Minimum Viable Gaia-X (MVG) - Pierre Gronlier (CTO, Gaia-X)
  • 14:20 - 14:50 - First Show on Federated Services and Q&A - Project leads: Dr. Anne-Sophie Taillandier (FR), Andreas Weiss (DE)
  • 14:50 - 15:20 - Business Case I: (Catena-X) and Q&A - Oliver Ganser (CEO Catena-X and BMW)

20 min Break  (Video Testimonials)

  • Gauthier Crommelinck (Coordinator, Gaia-X Hub Luxembourg)
  • Marine De Sury (Coordinator, Gaia-X Hub France)
  • Peter Kraemer (Coordinator, Gaia-X Hub Germany)
  • Stefanie Lindstaedt (Director, Institute of Interactive Systems and Data Science)
  • Martina Maláková (Executive Director, ELECTRIK s.r.o. & Coordinator, Gaia-X Hub Slovakia)
  • Denisa Maki (Project Coordinator, Sitra)
  • Antonietta Mastroianni (Chief Digital & IT Officer, Proximus)
  • Gabriella Mastroianni (Chief Digital Office, SkyIT)
  • Alina Rubina (Researcher, DE-CIX)
  • Jasmin Schulz (Strategic Program Officer, Luxembourg Institute of Health)
  • Jacqueline Van de Werken (General Counsel, Leaseweb Global B.V.)
  • Stéphanie Verilhac (Executive Director EU Affairs, Siinda)
  • Peter Verkoulen (Coordinator, Gaia-X Hub Netherlands)

  • 15:40 - 16:20 - The Gaia-X Value for us - Providers and Users Speak Up - Business Representatives: Jeroen Tas (Philips), Carlo d'Asaro Biondo (CEO Noovle, Cloud Company of TIM Group), Raghu Raghuram (VMware) and Stefano Onofri (Cubbit)
  • 16:20 - 16:50 - Business Case II: (International Smart Connected Supplier Network - SCSN) and Q&A - Matthijs Punter (TNO NL)
  • 16:50 - 17:20 - Business Cases III: Overview of mature dataspaces in Europe and Q&A (e.g. AT-GE use case European Production Giganet “EuProGigant”) - Dominique Epardeau (DSBC)

Agenda Day 2 (19 Nov): Delivery and realisation

 

Part 3: Gaia-X is delivering: Technology Speeding Up

  • 08:00 - 09:00 - Press Conference

Session Moderators: Dr. Vassilia Orfanou & Hubert Tardieu (9:10-9:45) & Peter Krämer (9:45-10:00)

  • 09:00 - 09:10 - Welcome Day 2 . Overview of the day - Dr. Maximilian Ahrens & Francesco Bonfiglio
  • 09:10 - 09:45 - Panel Discussion Governmental Advisory Board: How will Policy Makers further support Gaia-X? - Ministerial reps: Carme Artigas (ES), Matthieu Weill (FR) , Stefan Schnorr (DE), Jos De Groot (NL), André de Aragão Azevedo (PT). Moderator: Hubert Tardieu (Independent Board Member of Gaia-X)
  • 09:45 - 10:15 - Gaia-X Hubs Roundtable - Jaana Sinipuro (FI), Martina Maláková (SK), Marine De Sury (FR), Sasha Baillie (LU), Dolores Ordoñez (ES), Jelle Hoedemaekers (BE), Paolo Traverso (IT). Moderator: Peter Krämer (DE)
  • 10:15 - 10:40 - Data Spaces Business Alliance: Gaia-X, IDSA, BDVA, FIWARE - Dr. Maximilian Ahrens (Chairman Gaia-X, CTO, T-Systems), Thomas Hahn (President BDVA), Dr. Reinhold Achatz (Chairman IDSA), Dario Avallone (Chairman FIWARE), Moderator: Dr. Vassilia Orfanou (CMO, Gaia-X)
  • 10:40 - 10:50 - Gaia-X Funding opportunities - Dr. Jeanette Fava (CFO, Gaia-X)
  • 10:50 - 11:00 - Gaia-X Roadmap (Milestones and Deliverables plan) - Dr. Dominik Rohrmus (COO, Gaia-X)
  • 11:00 - 11:15 - Roberto Viola (Director-General DG CNECT, EC)
  • 11:15 - 11:30 - Keynote recorded presentations - Peter Altmaier (Federal Minister for Economic Affairs and Energy, Germany) and Bruno Le Maire (Minister of Economy, Finance and Recovery in Government France)

20 min Break  (Video Testimonials)

  • Gauthier Crommelinck (Coordinator, Gaia-X Hub Luxembourg)
  • Marine De Sury (Coordinator, Gaia-X Hub France)
  • Peter Kraemer (Coordinator, Gaia-X Hub Germany)
  • Stefanie Lindstaedt (Director, Institute of Interactive Systems and Data Science)
  • Martina Maláková (Executive Director, ELECTRIK s.r.o. & Coordinator, Gaia-X Hub Slovakia)
  • Denisa Maki (Project Coordinator, Sitra)
  • Antonietta Mastroianni (Chief Digital & IT Officer, Proximus)
  • Gabriella Mastroianni (Chief Digital Office, SkyIT)
  • Alina Rubina (Researcher, DE-CIX)
  • Jasmin Schulz (Strategic Program Officer, Luxembourg Institute of Health)
  • Jacqueline Van de Werken (General Counsel, Leaseweb Global B.V.)
  • Stéphanie Verilhac (Executive Director EU Affairs, Siinda)
  • Peter Verkoulen (Coordinator, Gaia-X Hub Netherlands)

Part 4: All set to carry on - Collaboration and Policy Makers Focus    

Session Moderator: Dr. Vassilia Orfanou

  • 11:50 - 12:10 - Closing Comments and Goodbye - Dr. Maximilian Ahrens & Francesco Bonfiglio. Moderator: Dr. Vassilia Orfanou (CMO, Gaia-X)

Hub Coordinators Session (for internal members only)

Session Moderator: Dominik Rohrmus

  • 14:30 - 14:40 - Welcome and introduction
  • 14:40 - 15:00 - Report Italian Hub (status)
  • 15:00 - 15:10 - Report Gaia-X Association on Hubs
  • 15:10 - 15:25 - Report of existing Hubs on best practices on foundation and management of use cases and cross-country projects, (GE, FR, BE)
  • 15:25 - 15:50 - Discussion
  • 15:50 - 16:00 - Wrap-up and next steps

We are thankful to Roberto Bedani, Confidustra for their support with the Hub Coordinators’ Session.