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...
This Thursday, Emmanuel Macron, the President of the French Republic, was at the Collège de France to present the tricolor strategy on Artificial Intelligence the day after the submission of the report on the same subject for which the mathematician and deputy LREM Cédric Villani was in charge. Find here in full and in video the AI for Humanity conference and the closing speech of the French president Emmanuel Macron.
Artificial Intelligence was not his specialty but he had enough aura to make his voice heard on this subject. Stephen Hawking, a renowned British scientist, astrophysicist and genius specialist in black holes, died on Wednesday at the age of 76 from Charcot's disease. Information that has gone around the world for this man who never departed from his humour when delivering his opinions on AI. What if Stephen Hawking was an early-warner?
Studio 104 of the well-stocked Maison de la radio, Artificial Intelligence attracted a crowd for the AI Forum organized by France Inter and Libération on January 24th. Articulated around three axes (the AI in our societies, our lives and our minds), this IA Forum will not revolutionize neither the way of perceiving Artificial Intelligence, nor the way of practicing it. Present for the occasion, Forecasting. ai told you more and tells you what it has learned.
Do you know Moral Machine? And if tomorrow, an autonomous car had no choice but to kill its passengers or pedestrians in the configuration of an unavoidable accident, how and who should it choose? Jean-François Bonnefon, director of research at the CNRS and the originator of the project, who wished to confront people with this reality, tells us more about Moral Machine.