Talks & Interviews 2021

Europe’s Digital Decade 2030: Challenges for Romania

November 17, 2021

A strategic goal of EC is to drive a human-centric, sustainable vision for digital society and economy. Challenges for Romania in this context are discussed with prof. Stelian Brad, from DIH4Society, at TVR Cluj in the show “Actual Regional”. 

Artificial Intelligence

Interested in learning more about Artificial Intelligence (AI) adoption and industry trends, and how this impacts Small- and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) in Europe? The Advanced Technologies for Industry (ATI) project organised an ATI Talk with Stelian Brad, a Full Professor at Technical University of Cluj-Napoca to learn more.

In the session, Mr Brad elaborates on:

  • The market potential of AI in Europe and its uptake across industries;
  • Main barriers and challenges to the adoption and uptake of AI technologies;
  • Examples of AI use cases and its value growth in Europe.

For more information, explore the ATI reports:

About Research, Innovation and Digitalization

October 27, 2021

Interesting insights with Florin Paun (TT International Expert), Adrian Florea (Professor at ULBS), and Costin Burdun (CEO, CertSIGN)

Sibiu Innovation Days

| Day 3

October 30, 2021

Digital Transformation – A Prerequisite for Sustainability in all Economic Sectors and for Society. This edition of Sibiu Innovation Days continues the topic of digital transformation aimed at adapting industrial and administrative processes in the context of digitalization, as well as towards value creation through structural transformation and generating of new businesses, startups or spinoffs.

Sibiu Innovation Days

| Day 2

October 29, 2021

Digital Transformation – A Prerequisite for Sustainability in all Economic Sectors and for Society. This edition of Sibiu Innovation Days continues the topic of digital transformation aimed at adapting industrial and administrative processes in the context of digitalization, as well as towards value creation through structural transformation and generating of new businesses, startups or spinoffs.

Sibiu Innovation Days

| Day 1

October 28, 2021

Digital Transformation – A Prerequisite for Sustainability in all Economic Sectors and for Society. This edition of Sibiu Innovation Days continues the topic of digital transformation aimed at adapting industrial and administrative processes in the context of digitalization, as well as towards value creation through structural transformation and generating of new businesses, startups or spinoffs.

Ethical Aspects in Artificial Intelligence

June 23, 2021

Highlights about applications of ethical AI in SMEs, use cases, challenges for implementation and the European perspective on ethical application of AI in businesses.

The New Literacy :: Future of Work in the Age of Digitalization

March 24, 2021

Within the partnership between Cluj IT and Stirile Transilvaniei the talk in this chapter is about the future of wrok in the context of digitalization. Invited speakers are prof. Petru Curseu from “Babes Bolyiai” University, and Alexandru Tulai, from Cluj IT.

AI Standards, SMEs and DIHs’ Role

February 18, 2021

To accelerate the adoption of AI by SMEs, standards on this aspects are essential. Nevertheless, from standards to implementation in SMEs is a long way. Standards have to be “deployed” into applications norms and assistance for adoption is necessary, too. Here, DIHs can play a crucial role to cover this “death valley”.

Cybersecurity in SMEs

January 27, 2021

Cluj IT and Stirile Transilvaniei has established a partnership to launch a series of talks under the headline “The New Literacy”. In the magazine from January 27, experts from Cluj IT (DIH4S) ecosystem [companies, universities] where present to discuss about cybersecurity issues in the case of SMEs. This talk is in line with the GEIGER project (H2020), where Cluj IT is involved. It is focused with the development of a solution of cybersecurity that addresses micro-enterprises and small businesses. We congratulate our colleagues Ciprian Oprisa, Adrian Colesa, Veronica Mihaiu and Valentin Necoara on the great interventions within the talk show.