Data spaces super week in Helsinki

Data spaces super week in Helsinki

The super week will bring together the data space community from many sectors and countries from 25 May to 1 June in Helsinki, Finland.

  • May 30, 2023 at 12:00 am - June 1, 2023 at 12:00 am

The super week’s happenings will kick off with the Gaia-X Hub coordinators meeting in Helsinki on 25–26 May to exchange learnings and revisit our strategies for the European roll-out of Gaia-X compliance. The event is being hosted by Sitra, the coordinator of Finland’s Gaia-X network.

The Gaia-X Hub meeting will be followed by the Data Spaces Support Centre project’s plenary meeting and the MyData Conference during the following week, from 30 May to 1 June. These will give us important opportunities to network and align our activities with the other stakeholders developing the European data space.

Gaia-X Hub Coordinator meeting

When? 25–26 May

Where? Sitra, Itämerenkatu 11-13, Helsinki

All 21 Gaia-X Hub Coordinators and 16 Gaia-X Vertical Ecosystems are invited to join the two-day workshop in Helsinki, organized by Sitra. 

The topics to be discussed at the meeting will include an overview of the vision, strategy, and roadmap of Gaia-X, a technical discussion on data space building blocks, Gaia-X Clearing Houses among other issues. 

Workshops in smaller groups and discussions related to the work of the Hubs and best practices are also part of the programme.

The Gaia-X Hubs are the main contact point on the national level for those interested in the Gaia-X. The role of verticals is to support the creation and development of Data Spaces through projects and initiatives.

DSSC Plenary and Strategic Stakeholder Forum

When? 30 May, 12.00-18.00.

Where? Maria 01, Lapinlahdenkatu 16, 00180 Helsinki

The reoccurring Data Spaces Support Centre Plenary and Strategic Stakeholder Forum will this time take place in the run-up to the MyData 2023 conference in Helsinki, Finland.

The DSSC Plenary will be open to a limited number of participants (2 participants per Consortium member and 1 participant per Associated Partner).

MyData 2023 Conference

When? 31 May – 1 June

Where? Wanha Satama, Pikku Satamakatu 3–5, 00160 Helsinki

Gaia-X Finland and data space topics will be prominent in the following sessions during the MyData 2023 conference from 31 May to 1 June in Helsinki, Finland:

Don’t forget to visit Sitra’s Digipower Lounge at the conference and to check out the ongoing Data Collective contest. As Sitra’s Data Economy Specialists, we will be glad to tell you more about our work and the possibilities for co-operation at the Digipower Lounge at the event. Welcome!

Read more: MyData Conference 2023: Human-centric data in practice – Sitra

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