Program Preview

Market-X Conference
Gaia-X

Data Spaces Discovery Day
IDSA

Data Week
BDVA

FIWARE Data Spaces Workshop
FIWARE Foundation

09:00

Welcome addresses

Ulrich Ahle

Jan Fischer

From Europe to the world – flourishing data
spaces | Lars Nagel

09:30

Gaia-X Framework | Ulrich Ahle, Roland Fadrany, Pierre Gronlier

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

10:00

Gaia-X Germany | Roland Fadrany

Un-conference session: Open Space for Data Spaces

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 | Clara Pezuela

FIWARE Connector | Dennis Wendland

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

10:30

Powered by Gaia-X: Showcasing Up and Running Projects

11:00

Panel: Gaia-X Use Cases and Building Blocks

11:30/45

Coffee & networking

12:00/15

Gaia-X Institute – Investigation of the Economics of Data-sharing | Hubert Tardieu

Success voices: Gaia-X member testimonials

Business value of data spaces

How telcos realize data spaces to deliver benefits to end users | KPN, NTT, Deutsche Telekom, T-Mobile Austria, TNO

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

Ulrich Homann, Microsoft

17:20

Let’s accelerate data space adoption

NN

17:40

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

Ulrich Ahle, Gaia-X | Andrea Battaglia, FIWARE | Ana Garcia, BDVA | Lars Nagel, IDSA

18:00

Reception

09:00

Registration & good morning coffee

09:30

Welcome addresses

Digital City Darmstadt – place for innovation

Hanno Benz, City of Darmstadt

Boosting digital transformation with data spaces

Maximilian Ahrens, Deutsch Telekom (tbc) | Reinhold Achatz, IDSA | Thomas Hahn, Siemens |
Yasunori Mochizuki, NEC

09:45

Keynotes

The renewed political support to data sharing and data spaces

Renate Nicolay, European Commission

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

Yasunori Mochizuki, NEC

10:30

Coffee & networking

11:00

Roundtable

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

Yvo Volman, European Commission | Damian Boeselager, European Commission | Boris Otto,
Fraunhofer ISST | Business & political representatives

11:45

Pitches

We want data spaces! The business user perspective

Maro Bader, Roche | Ute Burkhardt, VW | Inder Gopal, IUDX | Frederic Sutter, AIRBUS

12:30

Lunch

13:45

Horizontal session 1
Data spaces tech potential to “unite“

Horizontal session 2
“Innovate”: lowering barriers and increasing value

Horizontal session 3
How companies can “adopt” data spaces

Vertical session 1
Data spaces for public administration and health

15:00

Coffee & networking

15:30

Vertical session 2
Data spaces for mobility, tourism and cities

Vertical session 3
Data spaces for the green deal, energy and agribusiness

Vertical session 4
Data spaces for manufacturing, supply chain and logistics

Vertical session 5
Data spaces for language, media and cultural heritage

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

Oliver Ganser, BMW | Steven Schouten, Topsector Logistiek | John Blankendaal, Brainport & more

17:15

Presentation

Data spaces testbed seen by the Japanese Data Society Alliance

Noboru Koshizuka, University of Tokyo

17:30

Keynote

Economical impact of data spaces

Bettina Tratz-Ryan | Gartner Group

17:45

Keynote

The moral imperative: The societal impact of sovereign data sharing

Wim de Waele | The Data Tank

18:00

Conclusion & hand-over

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

Ulrich Ahle, Gaia-X | Andrea Battaglia, FIWARE | Ana Garcia, BDVA | Lars Nagel, IDSA

09:00

Registration & good morning coffee

09:30

Welcome address

Welcome to the EU’s DSSC Annual Conference

Boris Otto
Fraunhofer ISST

09:45

Keynote

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

Bjoern Juretz´ki, European Commission

10:15

Presentation

Celebrating the Community of the Common European Data Spaces

Ana Garcia, BDVA

11:00

Coffee & networking

11:30

Joint presentation

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

Boris Otto, Fraunhofer ISST | with Mariano Blaya-Andreu, IDSA | Ana Garcia, BDVA | Matthijs Punter, TNO | Tonia Sapia, FIWARE | Tuomo Tuikka, VTT | Bert Verdonck, LNDS

12:15

Pitches

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

Geert Lamerichs, TNO

12:30

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

Matthijs Punter, TNO

12:45

Where the rubber meets the road: Discovering data space software for the DSSC Toolbox

Mariano Blaya-Andreu, IDSA | Michiel Stornebrink, TNO

13:15

Joint presentation

Simpl Open joins the common European data spaces family

Sille Sepp, MyData Global for DSSC | Eline Lincklaen Arriëns, Capgemini Invent for Simpl Open

13:30

Lunch

14:30

Track “Innovate”

Blueprint 1.0 for the experts | Matthijs Punter, TNO

Track “Unite”

European data strategy | Bjoern Juretzki, EC

Data interoperability report | Stefan Weisgerber, DIN

Track “Adopt 1”

Meet & connect session

Track “Adopt 2”

Making data spaces greener

15:00

Key recommendations – how to proceed? | Panel moderated by Coen Janssen, European Commission

data.europa.eu – Injecting the power of government open data in the Common European Data Spaces | Elena Simperl, Kings College London

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 | Christoph Mertens, IDSA

The data spaces join Simpl | Panel moderated by Daniel González, Capgemini Invent for Simpl Open

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