Wednesday, July 24, 2019

AI in Government Act is Back, with ‘Smart’ Use on Senators’ Minds

Senate legislation to boost the government’s use of artificial intelligence is returning with bipartisan sponsorship and a long list of industry supporters. The Artificial Intelligence in Government...

AI Changing the Game in Federal IT; Federal Agency Leaders Weigh Impact

AI and related emerging technologies are here to stay, from civilian agency uses like at the National Science Foundation (NSF) and the Department of...

Executive Interview: John C. Havens, Executive Director, the IEEE Global Initiative on Ethics...

IEEE Publishes First Edition of Ethically Aligned Design John C. Havens is Executive Director of The IEEE Global Initiative on Ethics of Autonomous and Intelligent...

As Governments Adopt AI, Little Oversight and Lots of Danger

By James Hendler, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Artificial intelligence systems can – if properly used – help make government more effective and responsive, improving the lives of...

Central Element of World AI Leadership is Over Norms and Values

Much of the discussion of nation-state competition in artificial intelligence (AI) focuses on relatively easily quantifiable phenomena including funding, technological advances, access to data...

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...

Engineers in Missouri Using AI to Help Drivers Avoid Flooded Roads

Engineers at Missouri University of Science & Technology in Rolla are developing algorithms that could provide early warnings for motorists about flooded roads. The system...

Feds Working on Ways To Protect AI Training Data from Malicious Tampering

The intelligence community’s advanced research agency has laid the groundwork for two programs focused on ways to overcome adversarial machine learning and prevent adversaries...

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...

Feds Look to AI to Save Employees From Reading Boring Regulations

The Office of Personnel Management is interested in using artificial intelligence to sift through wonky texts to deliver quick, automated policy analysis. OPM’s idea, as...






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