Entries for date "April 2018"

Artificial Intelligence: an open letter sent to the European Commission

Artificial Intelligence and robotics, a new concern for the European Commission. (DR)

Artificial intelligence and robotics soon at the centre of debates in the European Parliament? This is at least the wish of 157 AI experts from 14 EU countries, who have decided to co-sign and address a open letter to the European Commission. Their objective is clearly stated: "We [...] affirm that the creation of European legal rules for robotics and artificial intelligence is relevant to ensure a high safety net for ...

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Can Macron relaunch Artificial Intelligence in France?

Emmanuel Macron a présenté 6 chantiers pour faire de la France un leader de l'Intelligence Artificielle. (Capture d'écran Youtube)

What place for Artificial Intelligence in France? On Thursday, at the Collège de France, the President of the Republic Emmanuel Macron presented his strategy to allow the French back into the race for the AI.To close the conference AI for Humanity, the Head of State unveiled four priority projects in the years to come, with a plan of 1.5 billion euros to finance them. Enough to make France one of the leaders in Artificial Intelligence on the world stage? Not so sure...

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