Reports, articles and other materials on robotics and artificial intelligence



Artificial Intelligence
Its Potential and the Lasting Transformation of the German Economy | May 2019
Artificial Intelligence for Europe
Communication from the European Commission | April 2018

Artificial Intelligence Potenzial Österreich: Zahlen, Daten, Fakten (DE)
Eine Annäherung auf Basis wirtschaftsstatistischer Analysen | Studie im Auftrag des BMK, Mai 2019

A survey of the European Union’s artificial intelligence ecosystem
Report compiled by Charlotte Stix | March 2019
Artificial intelligence, real benefits
An overview of how AI is in fact already very much a part of our day-to-day lives | December 2018
Artificial Intelligence, Robotics and ‘Autonomous’ Systems
European Group on Ethics in Science and New Technologies | March 2018
Artificial Intelligence: A European Perspective
This report presents a European view of Artificial Intelligence (AI) based on independent research and analysis by the Joint Research Centre (JRC) to inform the debate at the European Level | 2018
Best Practice for Big Data Projects (DE)
Guide – Big Data in Austria | Study commissioned by the BMK, April 2014
Big Data in Austria
Austrian Potentials and Best Practice for Big Data | Study commissioned by the BMK, April 2014
Big Data, Innovation and Data Protection (DE)
Eine rechtliche Analyse der DS-GVO | Studie im Auftrag des BMK, Dezember 2017
Communication from the Commission to the European Parliament, the Council, the European Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of the Regions
Shaping Europe’s digital future | February 2020
Communication from the Commission to the European Parliament, the Council, the European Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of the Regions
A European strategy for data | February 2020
Conquering Data in Austria
Description of an Austrian technology roadmap for the field of “Intelligent Data Analytics”, study commissioned by the BMK, January 2014
Coordinated Plan on Artificial Intelligence
Communication from the European Commission | December 2018
Facial recognition technology: fundamental rights considerations in the context of law enforcement
European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights | November 2019
The European Artificial Intelligence Landscape
This workshop report describes activities being carried out in the field of AI in different Member States and in some of the countries associated to Horizon 2020 | November 2018
The European Economic and Social Committee’s ‘Opinion on Artificial Intelligence’
The consequences of artificial intelligence on the (digital) single market, production, consumption, employment and Society | May 2017
White Paper on Artificial Intelligence | European Commission
A European approach to excellence and trust | February 2020

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Workplace and Qualification

Digital Competences for Citizens
The European Digital Competence Framework for Citizens, also known as DigComp, offers a tool to improve citizens’ digital competence | 2017
Digital Competences for Educators
The European Framework for the Digital Competence of Educators (DigCompEdu) is a scientifically sound framework describing what it means for educators to be digitally competent | 2017
Digital Skills and Job Coalition Initiative
The Digital Skills and Jobs Coalition brings together Member States, companies, social partners, non-profit organisations and education providers, who take action to tackle the lack of digital skills in Europe | 2017
Future of Work, Future of Society (EN)
A report of the European Group on Ethics in Science and New Technologies (EGE) | 2019
Robotics for Good Care (DE)
German Ethics Council – Opportunities for care through responsible use of robotics | March 2020

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High-Level Expert Group on Artificial Intelligence (HLEG AI)

A definition of Artificial Intelligence
A definition of Artificial Intelligence: main capabilities and scientific disciplines | April 2019
The European AI Alliance
The European AI Alliance is a multi-stakeholder forum for engaging in a broad and open discussion of all aspects of AI development and its impact on the economy and society.
Draft Ethics guidelines for trustworthy AI
This working document constitutes a draft of the AI Ethics Guidelines presented by the European Commission’s High-Level Expert Group on Artificial Intelligence (AI HLEG) | April 2019


Global Reports & Activities

AlgorithmWatch | AI Ethics Guidelines Global Inventory
With the “AI Ethics Guidelines Global Inventory”, AlgorithmWatch started to map a landscape of frameworks and principles that seek to set out principles of how automated decision-making (ADM) systems can be developed and implemented ethically | June 2019
Artificial Intelligence in Society
OECD-Study „Artificial Intelligence in Society“ | June 2019
McKinsey | Artificial intelligence: The next digital frontier?
In this discussion paper the McKinsey Global Institute examines investment in artificial intelligence (AI), describes how it is being deployed by companies that have started to use these technologies across sectors, and aims to explore its potential to become a major business disrupter | June 2017
Montreal Declaration for the responsible development of Artificial Intelligence
The writing of the Montreal Declaration for the responsible development of artificial intelligence is the result of the work of a multidisciplinary and inter-university scientific team that draws on a citizen consultation process and a dialogue with experts and stakeholders of AI development | 2018
OECD | Review of national policy initiatives in support of digital and AI-driven innovation
What can we learn from new policies implemented in different OECD countries to foster digital and AI-driven innovation? This document reviews and extracts lessons from 12 national policy initiatives | October 2019
PwC | Global Artificial Intelligence Study: Sizing the prize
The current PwC study “Sizing the prize” examined the economic impact of artificial intelligence on national economies, companies and individual sectors | 2017
Stanford University | The AI Index 2018 Annual Report
The AI Index is an effort to track, collate, distill, and visualize data relating to artificial intelligence. It aspires to be a comprehensive resource of data and analysis for policymakers, researchers, executives, journalists, and the general public to develop intuitions about the complex field of AI.
WEF | The Future of Jobs Report 2018
The Future of Jobs Report 2018 presents information and data that were compiled and/or collected by the World Economic Forum.
WIPO | Technology Trends 2019
This report aims to shed light on the trends in innovation in AI since the field first developed in the 1950s.