Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Preparing Students for the Rise of Artificial Intelligence In the Workforce

By Dr. Greg Naterer, Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science, Memorial University of Newfoundland The future impacts of artificial intelligence (AI) on society and...

Melinda Gates: ‘We Need More Pathways for Women into Technology’

While Silicon Valley has made some strides in creating opportunities and more inclusive workplaces for women, Melinda Gates believes there's still work to be...

CIOs See AI As Disruptive, Fueling Need to Reskill Your Workforce

AI is considered the most disruptive technology, according to Gartner’s 2019 CIO Survey (it includes over 3,000 CIOs from 89 countries). So yes, this is big...

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...

New AI Capabilities Enabling Greater Collaboration with Knowledge Workers

By Paul R. Daugherty and H. James Wilson, Accenture Research New AI capabilities that can recognize context, concepts, and meaning are opening up surprising new pathways...

What New Data Scientists Need to Know for Their First Job

By J.T. Wolohan, Data Scientist, Booz Allen Hamilton I’m a lead data scientist at the consulting firm and federal contracting giant Booz Allen Hamilton—a leader in...

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...

Walmart Employing Thousands of Robots Scrub Floors, Stock Shelves

A new tech trend has emerged at the world's largest retailer, as Walmart brings on board thousands of robots in nearly 5,000 of its 11,348 ...

Women Seen Facing Disproportionately Negative Consequences from AI

Apple’s Siri, Amazon’s Alexa, Netflix’s prediction of your next favorite show—we’re already living with artificial intelligence, and its adoption by the business world will...

Microsoft CEO Nadella Meets Weekly With Top Execs to Review AI Projects

Every week — generally on Thursdays — MIcrosoft CEO Satya Nadella and his top lieutenants convene to discuss the company’s growing number of artificial intelligence projects. Known...






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