Science in Dialogue: The bidt at the Open BAdW Day 2024

On 4 May, the BAdW opened its doors to the public. The bidt was also present with an information stand, a presentation and a panel discussion on digitalisation and artificial intelligence.

Data exchange in the EU: New rules in the Data Governance Act (Part 2/2)

The infrastructuralisation process is to be driven forward by the Data Governance Act. The DGA is intended as a control tool to regulate data exchange processes, but there are doubts about its control potential.

Data exchange in the EU: Infrastructure (Part 1/2)

Geopolitical considerations make digital sovereignty of the European area necessary. An important step towards this is European data sovereignty through the creation of federated data spaces.

Akademie Aktuell Issue 1/2024

bidt members in the Akademie Aktuell

Three bidt employees in the new issue of Akademie Aktuell: How better IT teaching can increase digital literacy, the state of digitalization across Europe and Steliyana Desova’s favourite piece.

Ringvorlesung Digitalisierung bidt TUM

Public lecture series “Digitalisation“ summer semester 2024

Digitalisation, AI, ChatGPT – all terms that are omnipresent in the current media discourse. This year’s lecture series “Digitalisation” at the TUM in cooperation with the bidt will show their facets…

Personenbezogene Daten und Datenschutz

“The law alone cannot explain how data protection actually works in different countries.”

In this interview, Professor Kai von Lewinski reveals exciting results from the “Vectors of Data Disclosure” project, a comparative study on the use of personal data.

Dr Fabian Mehring, State Minister of Digital Affairsas a guest at bidt

State Minister of Digital Affairs Dr Fabian Mehring as a guest at bidt

During his visit to the bidt, we spoke with State Minister of Digital Affairs Dr. Fabian Mehring about important topics of digital transformation, including generative artificial intelligence and the fight against disinformation…

Fit for voice-based AI systems

The functioning of language-based AI systems is often opaque. A model-based online platform aims to promote the confident use of these systems and help shape the digital future.

Cover „bidt Impuls“ Monitoring von Meinungsmacht

Paradigm shift: new approach to measuring opinion power in the platform age

Youtube, X, BILD – which media brands influence public opinion and how can opinion power be measured? The ‘bidt policy brief’ outlines how opinion power monitoring can replace the tv-centred media concentration law.

Promoting digital competence and critical judgement in the age of artificial intelligence

How well prepared is Europe for generative AI and an increasingly digitalized society? Experts discussed this at the bidt event “More digital literacy for Europe in times of generative AI“ in Brussels.