Webcasts and Workshop on Artificial Intelligence Technologies

The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine will host two events to examine artificial intelligence (AI) technologies and their implications. 

Aug. 7 Webcast: Selected Topics in Artificial Intelligence

A half-day webcast will explore emerging technologies in artificial intelligence and the implications of these technologies for U.S. interests. Topics include deep learning and AI, human-AI interaction, and the future of AI. The event will run from 12:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. EDT on Aug. 7. View an agenda and register for the webcast at http://aideeplearning.eventbrite.com.

Aug. 9-10 Workshop and Webcast: Machine-Augmented Analysis for Multi-Source Data

A workshop and webcast on Aug. 9 and 10 will examine the capabilities of artificial intelligence and machine learning and their applications for the intelligence community. This event will bring together experts to discuss how machine-learning algorithms can help analysts draw conclusions from large volumes of multi-source data. Speakers will also consider cultural, regulatory, policy, and legal issues related to these technologies. A preliminary agenda and registration for the webcast can be found at http://multi-source-data.eventbrite.com

The workshop will be held in Room 105 of the National Academies’ Keck Center, 500 Fifth Street, N.W., Washington, D.C. Reporters who would like to attend in person should contact the Office of News and Public Information at tel. 202-334-2138 or e-mail news@nas.edu.