Adviser for Artificial Intelligence, European Commission, DG Connect
Eric Badiqué was educated in France, the US and Japan where he carried out research in Digital Image Processing. Before joining the European Commission he worked for Philips Communications in Germany for four years, contributing to early work on digital coding. In the European Commission, he was a Project Officer in the Digital Media area and moved to the Coordination and Strategy Unit in 2004 where he was Deputy Head of Unit in charge of work programme preparation. He is now Adviser for Artificial Intelligence for DG CONNECT since March 2019.