Today, IBM submitted the following letter to Congressional leaders advocating for the creation of a Science Readiness Reserve, underscoring a key pillar of IBM CEO Arvind Krishna’s letter to President-elect Biden. ### November 25, 2020 Dear Members of Congress, As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to rage across the country, IBM believes that America needs a […]
America has historically employed controls on the export of advanced technologies developed here at home to ensure they are not misused abroad in ways that would run counter to national security interests, foreign policy priorities, or American values. Pick an innovation: components that could be used to produce nuclear weapons, chemical weapons precursors, precision weapon […]
When you’re grocery shopping, you may check an item’s nutrition label to discover its calorie or sugar content. This crucial information helps people make informed decisions about their eating habits and ultimately their health. A similar kind of transparency is what we should expect in AI systems, especially when they are used in the context […]
Few technologies attract the level of attention that artificial intelligence (AI) does from governments, business, academics, media and the public, especially at a relatively early stage in their adoption.
Today IBM released the following statement on H.R. 6216, the National Artificial Intelligence Initiative Act of 2020: “IBM applauds Chairwoman Eddie Bernice Johnson (D-TX) and Ranking Member Frank Lucas (R-OK) for introducing the bipartisan National Artificial Intelligence Initiative Act of 2020. This bill will significantly strengthen U.S. leadership in the advancement of trustworthy AI by […]
IBM submitted the following comments to The White House regarding their recent memorandum on “Guidance for Regulation of Artificial Intelligence Applications” for the heads of executive departments and agencies. (Download the PDF letter here) March 2, 2020 Mr. Russell T. Vought Office of Management and Budget 725 17th St., NW Washington, DC 20503 RE: […]
Today IBM welcomed several important announcements on AI and emerging technology from the European Commission
IBM today welcomed two significant increases that are included in the Administration’s FY 2021 budget proposal. The budget would expand investment in training for New Collar Jobs and accelerate U.S. innovation in artificial intelligence and quantum computing. Quote on Doubling Investment in Quantum & AI “IBM applauds the administration’s commitment to double down on artificial […]