Info session on public sector open data for Artificial Intelligence call for proposals

Event date:
Published on: 12/03/2022

This session will provide information on the call for proposals under the Digital Europe Programme (DEP) to support public administrations at local, regional and national level in increasing semantic, technical and legal interoperability and data portability of the High Value Datasets (HVDs).

The call for proposals was launched on 22 February 2022 and is open until 17 May 2022 17h00 Brussels time - more info on the EU Funding & Tender Portal

High Value Datasets (HVDs) will be identified by a forthcoming Commission Implementing Regulation; they must belong to six specific categories identified in Annex 1 to the Open Data Directive: Geospatial, Earth observation and environment, Meteorological, Statistics, Companies and company ownership, Mobility.

Main requirements addressed by this call include discoverability and accessibility through one or more Member States’ open data portals for free, as well as the implementation of existing or newly developed Application Programming Interfaces (APIs) to give access to datasets addressed by the proposed action.

This information session will detail the expected scope of the proposals and the requirements for participation. It will also provide a matchmaking opportunity for potential consortium partners. Participants will have the opportunity to make a two-minute pitch.

The event will take place online on 23 March 2022, from 10h00 to 11h30.




10:00 – 10:10 Welcome

10:10 – 10:20 Introduction to the Digital Europe Programme (DIGITAL)

10:20 – 10:40 Presentation of the call on Public Sector Open Data for AI

10:40 – 10:50 Presentation of the conditions to participate, eligible costs, timetable

10:50 – 11:25 Q&A session, including pitches and sharing ideas

11:25 – 11:30 Wrap-up and closing remark

The event will be held via WebEx. 

Join from the meeting link

Join by meeting number 

Meeting number (access code): 2744 362 4871 

Meeting password: ZPhP3sas3?2 (97473727 from phones)

Tap to join from a mobile device (attendees only)

+32-262-00867,,27443624871#97473727# Belgium Toll

+352-2730-0072,,27443624871#97473727# Luxembourg Toll

Some mobile devices may ask attendees to enter a numeric password.

Join by phone
+32-262-00867 Belgium Toll
+352-2730-0072 Luxembourg Toll

Global call-in numbers

Join from a video system or application


You can also dial and enter your meeting number.

Virtual location