Thursday, June 17, 2021

Feds Investing $1B to Fund 12 New AI Institutes 

By AI Trends Staff   The federal government is increasing its investment in AI research, with the announcement on August 26 of over $1 billion of...

US Military Seeks to Speed AI Adoption for Support Systems 

By AI Trends Staff   The US military needs to scale up its use of AI or be left behind by adversaries, Lt. Gen. Michael Groen,...

UK’s NHS Thinking Through Role of AI in Medical Decision-Making

In many areas of industry and research, people are excited about artificial intelligence (AI). Nowhere more so than in medicine, where AI promises to...

Quantum Computing Research Gets Boost from Federal Government

By AI Trends Staff The US federal government is investing heavily in research on quantum computing, and AI is helping to boost the development. The White...

White House Sets $973M Non-Defense AI R&D Budget for FY2020

The White House recently released its FY2020 non-defense AI R&D spending request, totaling just under $1 billion. Michael Kratsios, U.S. CTO and head of the White...

OECD Releases Guidelines for Development of Trustworthy AI, Joining the Pack

Australia is among 42 countries that in late May signed up to a new set of policy guidelines for the development of artificial intelligence...

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...

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...

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...

China’s Leaders Seen Moving Towards More International Cooperation on AI

China might be at loggerheads with the United States over trade, but it is calling for a friendlier approach to the development of artificial...




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