The Civic AI Lab Event Calendar: June 2022






June 1st - 3rd - Wellbeing Summit for social change 2022


The Wellbeing Summit for social change 2022 in Bilbao-Biscay, is the first global event bringing together social change, governmental, arts and business leaders working at the intersection of social change and inner wellbeing. The Summit for represents a critical moment in driving systemic culture change for the improved mental health and wellbeing of all changemakers.


The Civic AI Lab scientific director, Sennay Ghebreab is invited us a keynote speaker to give a plenary talk on humanising AI and technology. Furthermore, together with Katerina Makrogamvraki and Tod Machover (MIT Media Lab), they will organise a workshop on building healthy communities with (marginalised) people through music and AI.


Organization: The Well-Being Project

Location: Bilbao-Biscay

Information: The wellbeing summit



June 1st - AI Entrepreneurship: From the lab to the market/ ashes


On June 1st, the Summer Edition of the ICAI Day 2022 will take place. The theme of this edition is AI Entrepreneurship: From the lab to the market. It will be a hybrid event with an exciting and interactive program with lunch table discussions, presentations from two keynote speakers, and other AI experts during the plenary part. Our co-director Hinda Haned is invited to discuss about how you can move from research towards the application,


Organization: ICAI

Location: Hybrid event

Information: ICAI DAY



May the 30th- June 1st - CompleNet 2022, International Conference on Complex Networks


The International Conference on Complex Networks (CompleNet) brings together researchers and practitioners from diverse disciplines working on areas related to complex networks. Our Lab Manger Fernando Santos is one of the participated speakers of the conference.


Organization: complenet

Location: Online

Information: Complenet Live 2022



June 7th - Seminario Economía y Complejidad, CEIICH, National Autonomous University of Mexico


This seminar is focusing on the political polarisation from the theory of Complex Systems. Our Lab Manger Fernando Santos is one of the invited lecturer.


Organization: Centro de Investigaciones Interdisciplinarias en Ciencias y Humanidades

Location: Online

Information: Economia Complejidad



June 9th - Bringing AI Closer to Citizens – Smart Communities


The development of European smart cities and regions of the future calls not just for an innovative usage of emerging technologies such as AI, but also for new, effective and inclusive forms of collaboration across stakeholders and across borders. Giovani Sileno (Civic AI Lab and SIAS) will participate in the panel discussion about bringing AI closer to citizens and empowering communities. Cities and regions increasingly represent testbeds for technological innovation and are adopting AI and digital solutions in an agile, efficient and citizen-centred manner.


Organization: European Commission

Location: Online

Information: Living-IN.EU



June 28th - FEBT Summer School in Behavioural Economics


Our Lab Manger Fernando Santos is an invited lecturer in the Summer School in Behavioural Economics, discussing about evolutionary dynamics of reputations and cooperation.


Organization: Centro de Investigaciones Interdisciplinarias en Ciencias y Humanidades

Location: Split, Croatia

Information: FEBT



June 21-14th - ACM FaccT conference


Our PhD students will participate in the ACM FaccT conference! We are really excited to be part of this great computer science conference that has a cross-disciplinary focus that brings together researchers and practitioners interested in fairness, accountability, and transparency in socio-technical systems. We are planning to keep you informed about our activities there via our social media and also give you a better insight with a blog!


Organization: ACM FaccT

Location: COEX exhibition centre in Seoul, South Korea.

Information: FaccT