November 11


1:30 pm - 1:35 pm

Opening Remarks for Luiss University, Prof. Raffaele Marchetti (Deputy Rector for Internationalization, Luiss University)

1:35 pm - 1:40 pm

Welcome Remarks for Luiss University, Prof. Andrea Prencipe (Rector, Luiss University)

1:40 pm - 1:45 pm

Opening Remarks for Renmin University, Prof. SHI Yan’an (Director of International Office, Renmin University of China)

1:45 pm - 1:50 pm

Welcome Remarks for Renmin University, Prof. LIU Wei (President, Renmin University of China)

1:50 pm - 2:00 pm

Remarks by the Moderator, Prof. Ji-Rong WEN (Executive Dean of Gaoling School of Artificial Intelligence, Renmin University of China)

2:00 pm - 2:10 pm

Cybersecurity or Cyberwarfare with AI and Big Data, Prof. Bruce Watson (Stellenbosch University)

2:10 pm - 2:20 pm

Deep Learning-Based Methods for Estimating Distribution of TMRA Times from Whole Genome Sequences, Dr Vladimir Shchur (Higher School of Economics)

2:20 pm - 2:30 pm

Neural Storyboard Artist, Dr. Ruihua SONG (Renmin University of China)

2:30 pm - 2:40 pm

It’s About Time: Understanding Social Network Dynamics Using Relational Event Histories, Dr. Joris Mulder (Tilburg University)

2:40 pm - 2:50 pm

Machine Learning for Criminal Network Analysis, Prof. Giuseppe Italiano (Luiss University)

2:50 pm - 3:20 pm

Discussion and Q&A with the audience

November 18


2:00 pm - 2:10 pm

Welcome and Opening Remarks, Prof. Cheng Lei (Renmin University of China)

2:10 pm - 2:30 pm

Three Elements of the Future Rule of Law of AI, Prof. Ivar Hartmann (Fundação Getúlio Vargas)

2:30 pm - 2:50 pm

The Ethics and Governance of AI, Prof. Ruo Gui (Renmin University of China)

2:50 pm - 3:20 pm

Can AI Provide a Rule of International Law in the Artic? Prof. Daria Boklan and Prof. Fuad Aleskerov (Higher School of Economics)

3:20 pm - 3:40 pm

AI and Global Value Chains: Why Is It so Challenging to Regulate, Prof. Olga Chetverikova (Higher School of Economics)

3:40 pm - 4:00 pm


November 25


2:00 pm - 2:10 pm

Ethical Aspects of AI in Public Governance: Russian Perspective, Prof. Evgeny Styrin (Higher School of Economics)

2:10 pm - 2:20 pm

The Application of AI in Citizen-State Interactions: the Case of Government Hotline, Prof. Ma Liang (School of Public Administration and Policy, RUC)

2:20 pm - 2:30 pm

The Potentials and Challenges of Using Artificial Intelligence to Understand Social Movements, Prof. Erdem Yoruk (Koç University)

2:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Discussion and Q&A with the audience

December 2


2:00 pm - 2:10 pm

Renato Rocha Souza (Fundação Getúlio Vargas)

2:10 pm - 2:20 pm

Prof. Luo Rong (Renmin University of China)

2:20 pm - 2:30 pm

Prof. GJ van Rooyen (Stellenbosch University)

2:30 pm - 2:40 pm

Prof. Kenny Meesters (Tilburg University)

2:40 pm - 3:10 pm

Q&A and Discussion

3:10 pm - 3:25 pm

Closing Remarks - Prof. Paola Severino (Luiss University), Prof. Du Peng (Renmin University of China), Prof. Liu Shouying (Renmin University of China)