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Why IBM is Urging Congress to Pass the Equality Act

Equality and fairness are American values. Creating an equal and open workplace, where every employee is free to bring their whole self to work without fear of discrimination, should be the goal of every business. For more than a century, IBM has been a progressive leader in diversity, advocacy and innovation. It’s part of the […]

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IBM Statement on the Appointment of Ginni Rometty to the American Workforce Policy Advisory Board

Washington, D.C. — IBM today released the following statement on the appointment of its Chairman, President and CEO, Ginni Rometty to the newly-formed American Workforce Policy Advisory Board: “IBM has long been a leader in preparing society for the changes that new technologies bring to the ways we live and work. As far back as […]

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Three IBMers Elected to the National Academy of Engineers

Equality and fairness are American values. Creating an equal and open workplace, where every employee is free to bring their whole self to work without fear of discrimination, should be the goal of every business. For more than a century, IBM has been a progressive leader in diversity, advocacy and innovation. It’s part of the […]

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IBM’s Digital Transformation Work in Singapore

Today in Singapore, the Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI) announced the appointment of Harriet Green, CEO and Chairman of IBM Asia Pacific, to the Board of Directors of the Singapore Economic Development Board (EDB).

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Coming soon: EU Ethics Guidelines for Artificial Intelligence

As made clear by our principles for Trust and Transparency, IBM has always understood that we need to lead by demonstrating responsible adoption and use of new technologies that we develop and bring to the world. That is why we are a big supporter of the EU’s work to develop Ethics Guidelines for Trustworthy AI, now […]

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IBM Comments to U.S. Department of Commerce on Export Controls for Emerging Technologies

Today IBM submitted comments to the U.S. Department of Commerce on Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (ANPRM) concerning review of controls for certain emerging technologies. The executive summary of these comments is below. The entire document is available for download here. Executive Summary For more than a year, IBM has publicly advocated for the modernization […]

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IBM’s Ginni Rometty Unveils “Tomorrow Ready” Education Platform at Business Roundtable

This week, IBM Chairman, President and CEO Ginni Rometty was named Chair of the Business Roundtable Education and Workforce Committee (EWC). Ginni will be working tirelessly with EWC members to promote the Business Roundtable’s new “Tomorrow Ready” platform on education and job-ready skills.

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IBM Response to National Telecommunications and Information Administration’s Proposed Approach to Consumer Privacy

IBM today issued the following comments in response to NTIA’s Request for Comment on Administration’s Proposed Approach to Consumer Privacy:

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IBM Response to RFI on National AI R&D Strategic Plan

The Networking and Information Technology Research and Development (NITRD) National Coordination Office (NCO), National Science Foundation, has requested input, including from those directly performing Artificial Intelligence (AI) research and development (R&D) and directly affected by such R&D, on whether the National Artificial Intelligence Research and Development Strategic Plan, October 2016, should be revised and, if […]

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