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Artificial intelligence in science: live handover of our advice to Commissioners today!

April 2024

AI in science

Artificial intelligence has the potential to revolutionise scientific discovery, accelerate research progress, boost innovation and improve researchers’ productivity. The EU must take hold of the opportunities this brings, and in a timely way. But it must also respond to the challenges and risks associated with this fast-evolving technology.

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June 2023

Sustainable food consumption

For Europe to achieve its health and sustainability goals, the way we produce and consume food has to change.

Sustainable food consumption
November 2022

Strategic crisis management

Improving crisis management has become an essential issue for protecting and enhancing present and future wellbeing in the EU and globally.

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March 2022

Improving cancer screening

Organised cancer screening programmes save lives. The earlier a cancer is diagnosed, the greater the chances of treating it successfully and straightforwardly.

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June 2021

The energy transition in Europe

There are many possible pathways towards a carbon-neutral future. Achieving it by 2050 is possible, but this requires urgent action.

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December 2020

Biodegradability of plastics

Plastic pollution is a worldwide problem, and it is still growing. Each year, more and more plastic ends up in the natural environment, raising concerns of risk to the environment, animal and human health.

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November 2020

COVID-19 and future pandemics

This current crisis has taught us that much of Europe was insufficiently prepared. At the same time, we know that COVID-19 will not be the last pandemic or indeed crisis that will emerge.

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June 2020

Climate change and health

Responding to climate change involves a two-pronged approach, including reducing the emissions of greenhouse gases (mitigation) and planning and acting to address those consequences of climate change that cannot be avoided (adaptation).

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16 April 2024
We need new European institute for AI in science, our science advisors say
The advice addresses both the opportunities and challenges of using Artificial Intelligence in science.
10 June to 
14 June 2024
Sustainability Research & Innovation Congress
Hybrid event
SAM staff will offer hands-on training and record a live podcast episode at this global conference in Helsinki.
30 May 2024
Shaping careers in the digital era
Online event
The webinar will delve into the impact of AI on academic careers and education, specifically focusing on its potential effect on work environments and jobs in academia.
13 May 2024
AI and academic publishing: What does the future hold for authors, readers and publishers?
Online event
Join our interactive webinar, where we will analyse what the AI revolution means for you, as authors, editors, reviewers, readers and publishers.
6 May to 
7 May 2024
Stronger Together conference
In-person event
YASAS, part of SAPEA, will contribute to this conference on evidence-informed policymaking hosted by the Belgian presidency of the Council of the EU.
26 April 2024
Policy talk on AI in science
Online event
The co-chair of the SAPEA working group, Andrea Emilio Rizzoli, will present the evidence review report on AI in science to RAISE.
18 April 2024
Rethinking academies' collaboration with stakeholders: success stories
Online event
During this webinar, we will hear from Academies about successful partnerships, and from other stakeholders about collaborating with Academies.
15 April 2024
Artificial Intelligence and the Future of Science
In-person event
Further adoption of AI will be crucial to retain European scientific excellence and global competitiveness across disciplines, from developing drugs to anticipating the effects of climate change.
15 April 2024
Handover: Successful and timely uptake of Artificial Intelligence in science in the EU
Online event
On April 15 we will release the advice on how the European Commission can accelerate the responsible take-up of AI in science in the EU.
9 April to 
12 April 2024
Global Food Security conference 2024
In-person event
SAM representatives, including Advisors and working group members, are presenting at this major event on equitable, sustainable and resilient food systems.
11 March to 
13 March 2024
Open Food Conference
In-person event
Open Food Conference is an open and dynamic platform that can inspire the next European legislative term and highlight the current expectations on European food policy.

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