Artificial Intelligence News Essentials

Monthly report: March 2019

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 282 influencers like Miles Brundage and RobotShop, discussing hashtags such as #AI , #aiethics and #gpt2.
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Project Manager, Policy & Comms

On Mar 4, 2019
@gdb shared
RT @AmandaAskell: The OpenAI policy and communications team are looking for a project manager! Very valuable position for those with project management experience to help us run things like internal groups, blog posts, and workshops. https://t.co/Epj7eGOJof
Open

As a project manager working across policy and comms you will coordinate projects ranging from workshops, to events, to convening internal groups for information hazard studies, to helping to create and run processes for the production of externally facing content such as blog posts. ...

jobs.lever.co
On Mar 4, 2019
@gdb shared
RT @AmandaAskell: The OpenAI policy and communications team are looking for a project manager! Very valuable position for those with project management experience to help us run things like internal groups, blog posts, and workshops. https://t.co/Epj7eGOJof
Open

Project Manager, Policy & Comms

As a project manager working across policy and comms you will coordinate projects ranging from workshops, to events, to convening internal groups for information hazard studies, to helping ...

Principles for AI: Towards a Humanistic Approach? A Global Conference - 4 March 2019, Room 1

On Mar 1, 2019
@johnchavens shared
So stoked that me and my family are MCing UNeSCO’s https://t.co/H8vxqRP1Vq #humanAI conference on Monday. 1,800 attendees! @IEEESA
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In response to the major transformations of our societies due to AI, UNESCO - as a global laboratory of ideas, standard setter, policy advisor and capacity builder - will play a leading role in facilitating international cooperation and shaping its future. UNESCO’s mandate calls ...

en.unesco.org
On Mar 1, 2019
@johnchavens shared
So stoked that me and my family are MCing UNeSCO’s https://t.co/H8vxqRP1Vq #humanAI conference on Monday. 1,800 attendees! @IEEESA
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Principles for AI: Towards a Humanistic Approach? A Global Conference - 4 March 2019, Room 1

In response to the major transformations of our societies due to AI, UNESCO - as a global laboratory of ideas, standard setter, policy advisor and capacity builder - will play a leading ...

This is how you keep your most ambitious employees from leaving

On Mar 3, 2019
@FastCompany shared
This is how you keep your most ambitious employees from leaving https://t.co/doFOWiai9E
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Pay isn’t always what keeps them in place. Here are seven ways to keep your ambitious top performers happily employed (with you).

www.fastcompany.com
On Mar 3, 2019
@FastCompany shared
This is how you keep your most ambitious employees from leaving https://t.co/doFOWiai9E
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This is how you keep your most ambitious employees from leaving

Pay isn’t always what keeps them in place. Here are seven ways to keep your ambitious top performers happily employed (with you).

Is Ethical A.I. Even Possible?

On Mar 1, 2019
@thinkmariya shared
RT @nytimesbusiness: Building ethical artificial intelligence is an enormously complex task. It gets even harder when stakeholders realize that ethics are in the eye of the beholder. https://t.co/cZ1tH4PGOl by @cademetz
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Idealism can eventually bow to financial pressure and artificial intelligence companies, big and small, can change course.

www.nytimes.com
On Mar 1, 2019
@thinkmariya shared
RT @nytimesbusiness: Building ethical artificial intelligence is an enormously complex task. It gets even harder when stakeholders realize that ethics are in the eye of the beholder. https://t.co/cZ1tH4PGOl by @cademetz
Open

Is Ethical A.I. Even Possible?

Idealism can eventually bow to financial pressure and artificial intelligence companies, big and small, can change course.

At MIT’s new computing college, a robot does backflips to celebrate

On Mar 2, 2019
@RobotShop shared
At MIT’s new computing college, a robot cheetah does backflips to celebrate https://t.co/iQJ4dGnvCl @BostonGlobe #MIT #RobotDog #Cheetah https://t.co/Gma4uhCdmW
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MIT is holding a three-day celebration of its new Schwarzman College of Computing, a $1 billion project to integrate computer science into every university department.

www.bostonglobe.com
On Mar 2, 2019
@RobotShop shared
At MIT’s new computing college, a robot cheetah does backflips to celebrate https://t.co/iQJ4dGnvCl @BostonGlobe #MIT #RobotDog #Cheetah https://t.co/Gma4uhCdmW
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At MIT’s new computing college, a robot does backflips to celebrate

MIT is holding a three-day celebration of its new Schwarzman College of Computing, a $1 billion project to integrate computer science into every university department.

Serving society ethically in the age of Artificial Intelligence

On Mar 16, 2019
@IBMWatson shared
There is an increased urgency for companies to maintain trust and transparency when handling user data. @IBM is proud to be one of the few leading companies in the tech space named in Ethisphere Institute's 2019 list of the World’s Most Ethical Companies. https://t.co/VbzeBzMZA2
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Ethisphere Institute announced its 2019 list of the World’s Most Ethical Companies, and IBM is one of the leading companies in the IT services category.

www.ibm.com
On Mar 16, 2019
@IBMWatson shared
There is an increased urgency for companies to maintain trust and transparency when handling user data. @IBM is proud to be one of the few leading companies in the tech space named in Ethisphere Institute's 2019 list of the World’s Most Ethical Companies. https://t.co/VbzeBzMZA2
Open

Serving society ethically in the age of Artificial Intelligence

Ethisphere Institute announced its 2019 list of the World’s Most Ethical Companies, and IBM is one of the leading companies in the IT services category.

Understanding “Stabilising Experience Replay for Deep Multi-Agent Reinforcement Learning”

On Mar 2, 2019
@jasonyo shared
RT @shimon8282: This is a nice blogpost from @parnianbarekat about our paper on stabilising experience replay for deep multi-agent RL: https://t.co/nj8gjNafib
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In order to understand this paper [https://arxiv.org/pdf/1702.08887.pdf] together, first, I am going to describe some basic concepts in Reinforcement Learning. You can always watch Udacity’s free course on Deep Learning with Pytorch ...

parnian.ghost.io
On Mar 2, 2019
@jasonyo shared
RT @shimon8282: This is a nice blogpost from @parnianbarekat about our paper on stabilising experience replay for deep multi-agent RL: https://t.co/nj8gjNafib
Open

Understanding “Stabilising Experience Replay for Deep Multi-Agent Reinforcement Learning”

In order to understand this paper [https://arxiv.org/pdf/1702.08887.pdf] together, first, I am going to describe some basic concepts in Reinforcement Learning. You can always watch ...

10 of Bill Gates’s favorite books about technology

On Mar 13, 2019
@techreview shared
10 of Bill Gates’s favorite books about technology https://t.co/dsMWGek6fM
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And how they helped him choose this year’s list of 10 breakthrough technologies

www.technologyreview.com
On Mar 13, 2019
@techreview shared
10 of Bill Gates’s favorite books about technology https://t.co/dsMWGek6fM
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10 of Bill Gates’s favorite books about technology

And how they helped him choose this year’s list of 10 breakthrough technologies

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Policy Analyst at OpenAI. Formerly: AI Policy Research Fellow, Future of Humanity Institute, University of Oxford. Views my own.

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Together, towards a world full of robots.

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Our mission is to make technology a greater force for good by bringing about better-informed, more conscious technology decisions through our journalism.

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Director of #AI @PwC_UK | #ResponsibleAI #AIforGood @PwC | Advisor @APPG_AI @IEEESA @techUK | @TEDx Speaker | Fellow @theRSAorg | #HeForShe | views my own

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The Black Box Society: The Secret Algorithms Behind Money & Information http://t.co/XyosGJviUF Reputation/Search/Finance

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Artificial Intelligence, Robots, Ethics and Law; Senior Lecturer in Law, University of Westminster; #LawTech in Practice and Education; Views My Own: #urobotwm

Follow 2.4k Followers

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co-founder https://t.co/ZvDGNlehRt + professor @usfca_msds | past: Duke math PhD, quant, early Uber eng | now: making neural nets uncool

Follow 26.8k Followers

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Co-Founder & CTO @OpenAI

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@openai & @indexingai Newsletter: https://t.co/03WBZSxSsW Past: @business World's Only Neural Net Reporter. @theregister Distributed Systems Reporter.

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Official Twitter feed for the Fast Company business media brand; inspiring readers to think beyond traditional boundaries & create the future of business.

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Watson is #AI for professionals, designed for your business. Follows the IBM Social Computing Guidelines.

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Engineer, roboethicist and pro-feminist. Interested in robots as working models of life, evolution, intelligence and culture.

Follow 5.2k Followers

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Artificial & Natural Intelligence; Cognition, Culture, & Society; AI Ethics, Safety, & Policy. Vaguely professional tweets—for more: @j2blather; fewer: @j2breve

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Humanist/Futurist, Author, Future Explainer/Designer, Global Keynote Speaker see https://t.co/1TvAn2nTF7 New book: https://t.co/99XuSFoZvD CEO @FuturesAgency

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FLI catalyzes and supports research and initiatives to safeguard life and develop optimistic visions of the future. Official account. RT is not endorsement.

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E.D., IEEE Global Initiative on Ethics of Autonomous & Intelligent Systems and E.D., Council on Extended Intelligence. Tweets are my own.

Follow 11.4k Followers

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Chief Technology & Product Officer @MetamavenAI. Editor @TOPBOTS. #AI #ML @Forbes writer, speaker, author @AppliedAIBook, maker of lovable #UX & crappy #bots

Follow 27.2k Followers

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Freelance journalist writing for the likes of @ft @wired and @forbes. Working on book #1. News tips: [email protected]

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New York Times reporter, covering A.I., driverless cars, robotics, and other big changes: [email protected] DMs open. DM for private Signal number.

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