Tuesday, July 7, 2020

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...

White House Soon to Release a New AI Roadmap and Guidance for Agencies

A top White House official on artificial intelligence, following an executive order prioritizing artificial intelligence research in government, said the administration will soon release...

Do We Need an Artificial Intelligence Czar?

By James Heskett, Harvard Business School The global community faces staggering challenges this century. We spent much of the 21st century learning how to get...

White House Has Launched ai.gov as Central Resource for AI Efforts

The White House recently launched an ai.gov website to share AI initiatives from the Trump administration and federal U.S. agencies. Featured initiatives include a National Institutes...

IDC: Legislation to Ban Use of Facial Recognition Could Restrict Public Sector Innovation

By Jeff Orr, AI World Conference Content Director The City of San Francisco recently passed legislation banning the use of facial recognition by city agencies...

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...

San Francisco Lawmaker Proposes to Ban Government Face Recognition

A San Francisco lawmaker is proposing what would be a nationwide first: a complete moratorium on local government use of facial-recognition technology. Introduced by...

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...

White House Releases 10 AI Principles for Agencies to Follow

By AI Trends Staff The White House’s Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP)  this week released what it has described as a “first of...

Executive Interview: Paola Santana, CEO and Founder of Social Glass

Company Takes a Data-Driven Approach to Governance; “We Can’t Change What We Can’t See” is the Social Glass Motto Paola Santana is a lawyer, public procurement...




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