Saturday, March 23, 2019

The Pentagon’s Plans to Develop Trustworthy Artificial Intelligence

As federal agencies ramp up efforts to advance artificial intelligence under the White House’s national AI strategy, the Pentagon’s research shop is already working...

Executive Branch Initiatives Mask Unfunded Government AI Mandate

By Jim Walker The federal government is often accused of not being able to keep policy aligned as new technologies emerge. Over the past two...

Please Stop Calling Artificial Intelligence Research an ‘Arms Race’

By Justin Sherman We see the phrase everywhere — the United States and China are in an artificial intelligence “arms race.” It manifests in op-eds, news articles and television...

AI and Machine Learning Can Help With Government Cybersecurity Strategies

An ever-present threat to any given country’s national security is that of cybersecurity. There are always hackers that want to use technology for malicious...

DoD Plans to Use AI to Reduce Inefficiencies from Manual, Laborious, Data-centric Tasks

A new DoD plan for incorporating artificial intelligence into its operations that anticipates that it will have a significant impact on its civilian workforce,...

Citizen Engagement: How AI is Helping New York City Dept. of Social Services

The New York City Department of Social Services (DSS) has a staff of around 18,000 and offers public assistance and employment services to over...

We Need to Be Smart About How Government Uses AI

One of the big misconceptions is that AI is a future technology, akin to humanoid robots that appear in television shows and movies. But...

DOD Unveils Its AI Strategy Following White House Executive Order

The Defense Department launched its artificial intelligence strategy on Feb. 12 in concert with the White House executive order that created the American Artificial Intelligence Strategy. “The...

How AI Can Help Solve Some of Humanity’s Greatest Challenges

By Marshall Lincoln and Keyur Patel, cofounders of the Lucid Analytics Project In 2015, all 193 member countries of the United Nations ratified the 2030 “Sustainable Development...

For Governments Turning to AI, Five Dimensions to Consider

As artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning gain momentum, an increasing number of government agencies are considering or starting to use them to improve decision...






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