The Ministry of Economy, Science and Innovation in Flanders has made 32 million euros per year available for the Flanders AI Impulse program (site in Dutch) ensuring Flanders’ leadership and attractiveness for future investments in AI technology and applications by focusing on selected AI disciplines that are strategically important for Flanders and in which Flanders has internationally recognized leadership. The Flanders AI Impulse program is centred around three pillars:
1. The Flanders AI Research Program: Strategic Basic Research (12 million euros).
2. The Flanders AI Implementation Program: Technology Transfer and Industrial Applications (15 million euros).
3. Flanders AI Supporting activities (ethics, education and training) (5 million euros).
a/ Knowledge Centre Data & Society
b/ Flanders AI Academy