The White House also announced the formation of a new task force: The Select Committee on Artificial Intelligence.
"As artificial intelligence transforms everything from agriculture to manufacturing to transportation, the potential for AI remains breathtaking", Michael Kratsios, deputy CTO at the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy, said in his remarks at the event.
President Donald Trump hasn't said much, if anything, about artificial intelligence, but his administration is warming up to the idea of investing more in the technology and finding ways to build new skills for the US workers it replaces.
The Select Committee on Artificial Intelligence, which will include senior government officials in research and development, will advise Trump on AI priorities across federal agencies and coordinate government research and planning.
It stays on the field - Noble calms Pogba pitch spat
United manager Jose Mourinho thought the referee got it right on the night, telling reporters: "It was handled well". Moyes signed a deal until the end of the season, tasked with keeping the Hammers in the Premier League.
There is little doubt that USA tech companies and universities are already at the forefront in developing self-driving cars, robotics, smarter health diagnostics and other advances that rely on increasingly intelligent machines. It will be comprised of the most senior research and development officials across the USA government, tasked with looking at R&D priorities and better coordinating federal investments. Many of them had been concerned that Trump's focus on jobs and traditional industries in earlier months of his presidency might signal his hostility toward automation technologies. The development of AI is also fuelling concerns about bias in data use and whether the USA sector can stay ahead of fierce competition with China.
The creation of the new committee comes amid increasing competition from world governments to be seen as leaders in AI.
John Holdren, who was the top presidential science adviser during the Obama administration, warned that the Trump administration's late entry into outlining its approach to AI reflects broader concerns about its commitment to technological advancement.
The committee will be led by the White House's Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP), the National Science Foundation, and the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency. "To realise the full potential of AI for the American people, it will require the combined efforts of industry, academia, and government", Kratsios said. "Meanwhile, the US disbanded its AI taskforce in 2016".
"To a certain degree, job displacement is inevitable", he said, noting that the administration has taken steps such as STEM grant funding "to ease the transition for workers and aid industries hungry for talent".
Garfield said that as new technology displaces some job roles, "the government is well-situated to make sure that people are also deployed in the competencies and in the places those jobs will be".
104-year-old scientist ends life listening to 'Ode to Joy'
Australian biologist David Goodall was declared dead at 12.30pm on Thursday, Exit International director Philipp Nitschke said. The British-born ecologist, 104, had travelled to the Swiss clinic from his home in Australia, where euthanasia is forbidden.
He said a third victim had been attacked inside the building, which was then set alight, and had jumped out of a window. Last year, a mosque in Cape Town was covered in pig's blood in what officials claimed was an Islamophobic attack .
A cup run may have been great for West Ham , but it appears just as likely that it could have hurt them in the league. Had one other opportunity that he should have made more of but, as it often does, his crossing let him down.
Amazon , which operates an online marketplace in India, was reportedly in talks with Flipkart as well - but Walmart won it. He said Walmart buys more than 90 percent of goods locally in every country where it runs stores and e-commerce business.
That pressure ultimately told with the final delivery of the eighth over when Rankin had Azhar Ali all squared-up. Just before stumps was called, Ashraf slammed spinner Paul Stirling over long on for the only six of the day.
The truck appeared to overturn after colliding with a traffic barrier, causing thick sugary liquid to coat Poland's A2 motorway. This left the firefighters puzzled as they didn't know how to clean up tons of melted chocolate?
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Zarif's delicate diplomatic mission was complicated by reports of clashes between Iranian and Israeli forces in Syria on Thursday. Saudi Arabia already accuses Iran of providing missiles that Yemeni rebels have fired toward Riyadh.
Google has not yet decided how to handle the disclosures to let people know that they are talking to an AI-powered system. Google showcased its plans for the next several months as it kicked off its annual developers' conference Tuesday .
Whilst labour data has remained strong with solid earnings growth, rising oil prices will be offset with a stronger pound . Recent data also showed United Kingdom inflation unexpectedly slowed in March to 2.5 percent - the lowest level in a year.
He proposed political newcomer Quim Torra as his successor, urging the next regional executive to build an independent country. Catalonia has been in political limbo since December past year when pro-independence parties won early elections.
After the final whistle, Milan captain Leonardo Bonucci and Juventus counterpart Gianluigi Buffon attempted to console Donnarumma. Milan have returned to form of late, winning back to back games after meeting Bologna and Verona.
Friday night, there is a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, with a low of 71, according to the weather service. In the Omaha area, the weather service said Friday will bring a slight chance of showers and a high in the upper 70s.
Carvalhal set to leave Swansea
Huddersfield sealed a huge point against Manchester City at the weekend and you'd expect that to be just about enough for them. Laudrup's agent Bayram Tutumlu said: "Huw Jenkins [the chairman] asked me about Michael but Michael could not leave his club".
Aston Martin DB11 gets more power with the AMR flagship
Power from the DB11's 5.2-litre twin-turbo V12 is up by 30hp to 640hp while torque remains unchanged at 516lb ft. On sale now, the standard DB11 AMR is priced from £174,995, a jump of £17,095 over the outgoing DB11 V12.
Facebook to block foreign ads in Irish abortion referendum
Facebook explained that the move was created to protect the integrity of elections and referendums from "undue influence". As for who is paying for those ads, said Sheridan, "the only people who know that for certain are Facebook themselves".
Esteban Chaves wins stage six at Mount Etna
Yates had begun the day in third place, 17 seconds behind race leader Rohan Dennis , who laboured on the twisty Etna climb. On Thursday, Chaves dedicated his stage victory to the memory of Casas, whose name is inscribed on his shoes.