Anne Bajart is Deputy Head of Unit of DG CONNECT.G2 Interactive Technologies, Digital for Culture and Education. She previously was Head of Sector in DG CONNECT A1.Robotics and Artificial Intelligence. She worked as lecturer, researcher and project manager at the University of Liège (BE), at the Ecole Polytechnique de Lausanne (CH) and at Philips Leuven (BE). She has expertise in computer science, robotics, artificial intelligence, systems control, digital signal processing, power electronics and speech recognition. Her main areas of interest today are digital transformation of society; Human-Machine Interaction; extended reality; benchmarking and performance evaluation of systems; ethical, economical and societal aspects of technologies; dissemination, impact and awareness of science. Anne Bajart holds a PhD in Electrical Engineering.