The Digital World: Shaping global standards for Artificial Intelligence

Connected dots in the shape of a brain
November 3
9:15 am
 – 1:00 pm

What’s this Digital World: Artificial Intelligence webinar about?

Is your business using AI to its advantage? Continuing our popular Digital World series, this webinar will look at the rapidly growing market for artificial intelligence. We’ll go over the current AI standards portfolio, look at the future of AI and provide an update on the AI Standards Hub, as well as introduce ISO/IEC 42001, the upcoming international AI management system standard.

NOTE: This is the first of two Digital World webinars on 3 November; the second is in the afternoon on cybersecurity.

Who should attend the Digital World: Artificial Intelligence webinar?

  • Consultants in artificial intelligence
  • Artificial intelligence policy staff
  • Senior staff looking to adopt AI into their business
  • AI researchers
  • AI standards developers
  • Data (all relevant titles)
  • C-level management

What will participants gain?

  • The latest information on AI standards, including ISO/IEC 42001 on AI management systems
  • An update on the national AI Standards Hub
  • Our experts’ perspectives on the future of AI
  • A post-event copy of all presentations and a recording of the webinar


09:15 – 09:30 Welcome – and overview

09:30 – 10:30 Morning briefing – ISO/IEC 42001

Marta Janczarski, Technical Diplomat, Microsoft

Carine Jayat, MDBA Systems

10:30 – 10:45 Break

10:45 – 11:30 AI Standards Hub update

Chair: Tim McGarr, Sector Lead, Digital, British Standards Institution (BSI)

Stuart Kitney, Head of Department – Data Science, NPL

Florian Ostmann, Head of AI Governance and Regulatory Innovation, Public Policy Programme, The Alan Turing Institute

11:30 – 12:15 Standards session – discussion on recent and future AI standards

Chair: Milan Patel, Chairman ART/1, BSI Committee

Sophia Ignatidou, Group Manager for Technology Policy, Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO)

Nuala Polo, Policy Advisor, Centre for Data Ethics and Innovation (CDEI)

12:15 – 13:00 Standards and the Future of AI

Phil Dawson, AI Policy Lead, Schwartz Reisman Institute for Technology and Society

13:00 Closing comments and end of event