Thursday, October 22, 2020

AI Being Employed by Local Governments to Help Maintain Good Roads

By AI Trends Staff Workers for Hertfordshire, a home county in southern England, are using AI to monitor road conditions, picking up potholes using onboard...

Mulchandani Takes Over as Head of US Joint AI Intelligence Center

By AI Trends Staff In an AI leadership change at the US Department of Defense, Nand Mulchandani, who had been the chief technology officer of...

Executive Interview: Steven Babitch, Head of AI Portfolio, GSA’s TTS

Primary Mission is to Accelerate AI Investment, Help Agencies Achieve Goals Steven Babitch is Head of the Artificial Intelligence Portfolio for the GSA’s Technology Transformation...

Effort to Fund National Research Cloud for AI Advances

By AI Trends Staff A bipartisan group of legislators in the US House and Senate proposed a bill in the first week of June that...

Federal Government Inching Toward Enterprise Cloud Foundation

By AI Trends Staff The federal government continues its halting effort to field an enterprise cloud strategy, with Lt....

Federal Government Moving to Implement AI More Widely

By AI Trends Staff The VA is planning to expand its use of AI; the IRS is moving to employ more AI for help with...

White House, Hospitals, Private Companies Exploring AI to Fight Coronavirus

By John P. Desmond, AI Trends Editor The White House has issued a “call to action” to AI researchers to help fight the coronavirus spread;...

Vatican, DoD Weigh in on Ethical AI Principles in Same Week

By AI Trends Staff The Vatican and the Department of Defense both took stances on AI ethics last week. The Department of Defense on Monday held...

GSA Unit Launches AI Community of Practice to Boost Agency Adoption

By AI Trends Staff The General Services Administration’s Technology Transformation Services (TTS) unit has launched an AI community of practice (AI CoP) to capture advances...

Federal Government Adoption of AI and RPA Spreading; Bots Coming to GSA

By AI Trends Staff Surround the legacy platforms with a wrapper of automated processes, produced with a combination of AI and RPA -- in part...




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