Shaping innovation
Solving challenges
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Pioneering European excellence in AI, Data, and Robotics

On May 21, 2021

BDVA, CLAIRE, ELLIS, EurAI and euRobotics founded Adra (AI, Data and Robotics Association, asbl) joining forces and integrating a wide range of stakeholders into the activities of the Partnership. Adra is the private side of the AI, Data and Robotics Partnership in Horizon Europe

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Who is
Adra for?

Big industries

Big industry

SMEs and startups

SMEs and startups

RTOs and universities

RTOs and universities

End users, public sector and NGO´s

End users, public sector and NGO´s

Why join Adra?

  • Adra offers its members to drive the European Future around AI, Data, and Robotics to address the major socio-economic challenges.
  • Adra is the only European association able to create unique value for its members through leveraging the convergence of AI, Data and Robotics.
  • Adra unifies European ADR research bodies and industry to one single strong voice.
  • Adra helps its members to formulate research & innovation objectives from an analysis of socio-economic challenges.
  • Adra also addresses short-term topics (sustainability, ecological footprint, regulation) as well as contributes to creating a European environment for new ideas to flourish and scale-up.

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The latest news
from the ADR ecosystem

Announcing the European AI, Data, Robotics Forum 4-5 November 2024

Join us for the second edition of AI, Data and Robotics Forum (ADRF) on November 4-5 in Evoluon, Eindhoven (the Netherlands). We will bring together industry leaders, researchers, policymakers, and thought-provoking speakers to inspire and shape the future of AI, Data, and Robotics in Europe. This must-attend event is organized by the AI, Data and Robotics Association (Adra) in collaboration with the European Commission and the local host AiNed with the support of the Adra-e project.

Adra releases “Strategic Orientation towards an AI, Data and Robotics Roadmap 2025-2027”

Adra has just released the "Strategic Orientation towards an AI, Data and Robotics Roadmap 2025-2027." This document provides an overview of Adra's strategic position and offers recommendations for upcoming European work programs in the AI, Data, and Robotics field.

EIT Digital and ADRA forge path to European AI excellence

EIT Digital is thrilled to announce a strategic collaboration with the AI, Data and Robotics Association (ADRA), aimed at propelling Europe to the forefront of the global AI industry.

Prof. Petri Myllymaki joins High-level United Nations Advisory Body on Artificial Intelligence

We're excited to announce that Prof. Petri Myllymaki, member of the Adra Board of Directors, has been appointed as one of the members of the United Nations’ High-level Advisory Body on Artificial Intelligence.

Joining forces AiNed Foundation and Adra in European ambitions

During the World Summit AI 2023, AiNed's strategic collaboration with the European AI, Data & Robotics Association was signed in Amsterdam by Willem Jonker (Chairman Board AiNed) and Emanuela Girardi (Adra President).

Announcing the European AI, Data, Robotics Forum 08-09.11.2023

Join us for the first edition of AI, Data and Robotics Forum (ADRF) on November 8-9 at the Inria headquarters, Domaine de Voluceau, 78150 Le Chesnay-Rocquencourt, France.