#Hack4Ideas: Challenging Europe's Digital Future


Tuesday 05.11.19
17:00 to 20:30


Microsoft Center
Rue Montoyer 51
1000 Bruxelles

From start-ups to multinational corporations, Artificial Intelligence and cloud computing are transforming European industries and society. But as new technologies change the world around us, the types of risks we now face are also evolving.

On 5 November 2019, in an effort to cope with these challenges, 10 teams of 3 students from the College of Europe, the Central European University, and Sciences Po will compete to develop solutions on the following topics: Digital inclusion ; Artificial intelligence and ethics ; Digital peace ; Fight against crime and protect citizen’s fundamental rights ; Tech and climate change.





  • 17:00 –17:30​​ Registration & Welcome
  • 17:30- 17:50 Opening remarks
    • Welcome remarks by John FRANK, Vice President, EU Government Affairs, Microsoft​
    • Keynote by Commissioner, Mariya GABRIEL
  • 17:50 – 19:00 Presentation of ideas by the students
  • 19:00-19:30 Awards Ceremony
  • ​​19:30 – 20:30​ Networking cocktail ​

If you are interested in registering for the event and listening to new ideas on how to reinvent Europe's digital future, please contact Rachele TESEI.

Please note that the event is public, but participation is subject to registration.