Program

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3 days of interaction

The symposium unfolds over three distinct days, each offering unique perspectives and interactive opportunities:

Visionary Day

It’s all about unity! This day will be full of high-level keynotes and several tracks dedicated to domains, success stories and impact. We can only achieve the goal of sovereign data sharing together!

  • High-level keynotes and inspirational panel presentations
  • Sessions with major players from around the globe showing how they unite to build data space, how data spaces innovate the economy, how they adopt data space solutions
  • Success story sessions with a focus on industries and impact of data spaces

European Data Spaces Day

Under the guiding star of the DSSC, this day focuses on practical applications, use cases and educational activities. Discussions on the future of data spaces, aligning with the European Strategy for Data.

  • Advanced presentations reflecting the European data space ambitions
  • Activities that coordinate, harmonize and unite data space projects
  • Tools & resources for data space, examples of successful data spaces

Market-X Conference
Gaia-X

Data Spaces Discovery Day
IDSA

Data Week
BDVA

FIWARE Data Spaces Workshop
FIWARE Foundation

09:00

From Europe to the world – flourishing data spaces

09:30

IDSA’s assets & offerings: Road to success with data spaces

10:00

Gaia-X Germany

Powered by Gaia-X: Showcasing Up and Running Projects

Panel: Gaia-X Use Cases and Building Blocks

Pitch session: Open Space for Data Spaces | From pioneering solutions to implementation and successful data spaces – presented by IDSA members

Generative AI and Foundation models

AI TEFs, EDIHs, i-Spaces and Data Space

AI Act implementation and AI ethics (etami)

FIWARE vision in Data Spaces

FIWARE Connector

Interconnecting Valencia platform to a data space Auditing carbon capture supply chainsset for interoperability: Smart Data Models and exchange API in data spaces

11:30/45

Coffee & networking

12:00/15

Gaia-X Institute – Investigation of the Economics of Data-sharing

Success voices: Gaia-X member testimonials

Data Monetisation

Data Quality

Ethics in Generative AI and Foundation models

Asset for trust: Trust Framework

Asset for value creation: EU marketplace

Roadmap: towards the future

13:00

Lunch

14:00

Interactive Expo

Technical realization of data spaces

Let’s tech talk about connectors – part 1: How new generation data space connectors drive interoperability | Tekniker, TNO, Sovity, VTT, T-Systems

Data value – applications in data spaces

Engaging SMEs and start-ups in data spaces

Data Spaces and Digital Twins (mobility, automotive, smart cities)

Business applications of data for sustainability | BDVA & FIWARE

15:15

Let’s tech talk about connectors – part 2: Connectors hands-on in 2 interactive groups

15:30

IMX-C session

Computing-Data-AI

Business applications of data for sustainability | BDVA & FIWARE

16:30

Coffee & networking

17:00

How big tech companies help make entrepreneurial data space dreams come true

17:20

Let’s accelerate data space adoption

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17:40

Show the synergies: Conclusion of the day, bring the topics together, hand them over to the second day

18:00

Reception

09:00

Registration & good morning coffee

09:30

Welcome addresses

Digital City Darmstadt – place for innovation

09:45

Keynotes

The renewed political support to data sharing and data spaces

Data spaces and digital policy in Germany

German Government

Accelerating the digital transformation in the heart of Europe

Hessian Government

Interweaving data spaces internationally – the Japanese view

10:30

Coffee & networking

11:00

Roundtable

Data Act: Opportunities created by the latest milestone of the EU data strategy

Business & political representatives

11:45

Pitches

We want data spaces! The business user perspective

12:30

Lunch

15:00

Coffee & networking

16:40

Info session by the European Commission
Deployment calls | data spaces for the green deal, energy and agribusiness

16:40

Mini break & room change

16:45

Wrap-up

How data spaces unite & innovate, how they fuel adoption in industries
Highlights from the 9 sessions

Moderators of the 8 sessions

16:55

Joint presentation

United cross-continent data spaces: Catena-X, Cofinity-X, SCSN and Japanese Data Space with BDI as intrastructure
Follow-up from Data Sharing Festival in The Hague

17:15

Presentation

Data spaces testbed seen by the Japanese Data Society Alliance

17:30

Keynote

Economical impact of data spaces

17:45

Keynote

The moral imperative: The societal impact of sovereign data sharing

18:00

Conclusion & hand-over

From policymaking to action – the DSBA & DSSC
Hand-over to day 3

09:00

Registration & good morning coffee

09:30

Welcome address

Welcome to the EU’s DSSC Annual Conference

09:45

Keynote

One year in the Common European Data Spaces’ experience and their future

11:00

Coffee & networking

11:30

Joint presentation

The many ways in which the Data Spaces Support Centre assists you

12:15

Pitches

Do you want to build a data space? The new DSSC approach to design

The building blocks you need: The new version of the DSSC Blueprint 1.0

13:15

Joint presentation

Simpl Open joins the common European data spaces family

13:30

Lunch

14:30

Track “Innovate”

Can we build a data space in an hour?

Track “Unite”

European data strategy

Data interoperability report

Track “Adopt 1”

Meet & connect session

Track “Adopt 2”

Making data spaces greener

15:00

Synergies of federated data spaces and crosssectoral data sharing

Value creation and business of data spaces

16:00

Assessing the maturity of a data space

The data spaces join Simpl
Panel moderated by

Using the Common European Language Data Space: Benefits and opportunities

Data spaces strategy and the path to longterm impact

16:30

Room change

16:45

Track sessions wrap-up

17:15

Closing ceremony & farewell address