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AI20: Artificial Intelligence in the Global Context

To make use of the momentum of the G20, ITS Rio, the DWIH Sao Paulo together with the Leibniz-Institute for Media Research and the HIIG will host a public event in Rio de Janeiro, bringing together experts from around the world to discuss the global impact of AI and to have a look at best practices around the globe in dealing with the risks and benefits of AI. The event will be held in English.


AI20: Artificial Intelligence in the Global Context

Panel discussion
18 July 2024 | 9.00am – 5.00pm (UTC -3)
Cândido Mendes University | Rua da Assembleia, 10 – Centro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
In person | Livestream


Generating discussions about everything involving AI is increasingly necessary these days. AI20: Artificial Intelligence in the Global Context will be held within the framework of the G20 in Brazil and offers a prime opportunity to discuss the challenges and opportunities of AI across various sectors, including industry, government, and science.

In partnership with Humboldt Institute for Internet and Society (HIIG) and the German Center for Research and Innovation São Paulo (DWIH São Paulo), the event features Brazilian and international experts across three panels and a fireside chat, spanning a full day in Rio de Janeiro.


Refer to the official event page for details on the agenda.


This event is free of charge and open to the public, but do note that in-person attendance ist limited. Please register for the in-person event here or, alternatively, sign up for the online event here (you will receive the YouTube broadcast link via email).

For additional questions, please reach out to the organiser:


Event date

18.07.2024 | 9.00 am – 5.00 pm ical | gcal


Cândido Mendes University,  Rua da Assembleia, 10 – Centro,   Rio de Janeiro


Vincent Hofmann

Researcher: AI & Society Lab


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