AI, Data and Robotics Association (Adra)
On May 21, 2021, BDVA, CLAIRE, ELLIS, EurAI and euRobotics founded Adra (AI, Data and Robotics Association, asbl) joining forces and integrating a wide range of stakeholders into the activities of the Partnership. Adra is the private side of the AI, Data and Robotics Partnership in Horizon Europe.
Adra and the partnership pursue a common and shared vision to boost European competitiveness, societal wellbeing and environmental aspects to lead the world in researching, developing and deploying value-driven trustworthy AI, Data and Robotics based on fundamental European rights, principles and values.
Adra will be opened for membership at the end of 2021. Stay tune! Adra is managed by its “Founding Board” appointed by the Founding members for an initial period from the foundation stage to the election of a first Board of Directors elected by the General Assembly in 2022. The Founding Board is composed of 18 directors covering a wide rage of disciplines. The elected president of the Association is Marina Bill (ABB). Find the list of 18 directors, appointed positions (6 Vice-Presidents and Treasurer) and President here.
Adra is supported by the Adra Office, distributed office managed by Inria, BDVA and the University of Twente.
Membership is expected to open at the end of 2021. If you are interested in joining, please leave your contact details at the bottom of this page and you will be directly informed once membership opens. Members of existing Founding members (BDVA, CLAIRE, ELLIS, EurAI and euRobotics) are also expected to be informed by the Founding associations on the possibilities and conditions to be part of the Partnership.
The AI, Data and Robotics Partnership is one of the European Partnerships in digital, industry and space in Horizon Europe. To deliver the greatest benefit to Europe from AI, Data and Robotics, this Partnership will drive innovation, acceptance and uptake of these technologies.
The Partnership is described in its proposal application and the Strategic Research, Innovation and Deployment Agenda (SRIDA). The Strategic Research, Innovation and Deployment Agenda defines the vision, overall goals, main technical and non-technical priorities, investment areas and a research, innovation and deployment roadmap for the European Public Private Partnership.
The European Commission plans to invest 1,3B€ in this partnership, amount to be matched by Industry with a total of 2,6B€ by 2030. The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), basis for the cooperation in a Partnership, was signed on June 23, 2021, as part of the European Research and Innovation Days 2021.
For more information check the Partnership website.
High-Level Conference on AI: From Ambition to Action
Sept 14-15, 2021
Horizon Europe Info Day: Cluster 4 AI, Data and Robotics
July 21, 2021, 9:30 CEST
Memorandum of Understanding signature ceremony for EU Partnerships
June 23, 2021 12:15 pm CEST
For more information about Adra, please send us an email to info(at)ai-data-robotics-partnership.eu or contact us directly using the website form.
Please register using the form to get information about Adra.