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On October 7, following the presentation of the model contract in May of this year, Professor Dr. Georg Borges and other experts presented a contract guide for Industry 4.0 platforms. This contract guide is an interim result of working group 4 "Legal Framework" of the Legal-Testbed project. The UAG Legal-Testbed has formulated conditions of participation in an Industry 4.0 platform that aim to balance regulations between operators and users.

"Man or machine - Who will shape the future of law application?" was the motto of the 30th German Conference on IT in the Judiciary, which was held as a digital event. From September 22 to 24, legal scholars, computer scientists and experts from the fields of business, politics and administration exchanged ideas on artificial intelligence in the judiciary. Alongside the event programme, the Institute of Legal Informatics provided insights into its current research projects.

Five months after the publication of the world's first legal framework for artificial intelligence, the team of the ExamAI project will be providing insight into its research on Tuesday, September 14, 6 p.m. Among the speakers will be Professor Dr. Georg Borges. He will discuss how the certification of AI systems can contribute to its security and the features a certification process should possess. The WebTalk will also address possible regulation of AI applications from the perspective of business, science, politics and society. Further information and the programme can be found here.



The increasing implementation of artificial intelligence into industrial and social settings requires legal regulation. Even after the publication of the first legal framework for AI by the EU Commission, industry and science are facing legal challenges. On September 14, Professor Dr. Georg Borges addressed the potential of testing and certification procedures for AI systems in his Webtalk under the heading "Safe AI systems through certification?". The slides of Prof. Borges presentation can be found here.

On September 7, Professor Dr. Georg Borges was a guest of the ReMeP 2021 - Research Meets Practice - Legal Informatics Conference. The main topics of the hybrid event were "Computational Law" and "Legal Knowledge Graphs". From September 5 to 7, high-profile speakers discussed the use of artificial intelligence in court and the use of automated compliance tools and their potential application in practice throughout various workshops, presentations and panel discussions.

BMAS: ExamAI – KI Testing & Auditing

In the BMAS (Federal Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs) project "ExamAI" Professor Borges' chair develops concepts for auditing and certification of AI applications. Further information: ExamAI

 

BMWi project: Designetz

In the "Designetz" project, Professor Sorge's chair is researching feasible solutions for the privacy-compliant handling of smart meter data. For more information see Designetz

BMWi project: INITIATIVE

As part of the »INITIATIVE« project Professor Borges' team is working on AI-supported communication for autonomous vehicles in traffic. Click here to learn more...

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