American government is going to invest in artificial intelligence

The US government plans to invest more in artificial intelligence (AI). A government official has announced this to Reuters.


The US government plans to invest more in artificial intelligence (AI). A government official has announced this to Reuters .

President Donald Trump will sign the papers for the initiative on Monday. With this, government agencies are asked to invest more money in researching, training and promoting AI.

The American AI Initiative must give research organizations that develop artificial intelligence access to more government data, which can be loaded into the AI ​​software again. Staff must also be prepared for the introduction of AI and how this can change the work situation.

It is not yet known how much money will be invested in the initiative. However, bodies are called to better keep track of exactly what they invest in artificial intelligence.

More and more investments in artificial intelligence

More and more agencies are investing in the development of artificial intelligence. Technology is seen as the next big step for technology.

Google CEO Sundar Pichai described AI as "more important than for example fire and electricity". The search giant established an AI team in Amsterdam last July.

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REF: https://www.nu.nl/internet/5735607/amerikaanse-overheid-gaat-investeren-in-kunstmatige-intelligentie.html