President Trump signed an executive command on Monday with the development and control of artificial information, a technology that many experts believe will identify the future of everything from consumer products to healthcare to warfare.
A.I. Experts throughout the industry, academics and government have asked the Trump administration to promote the development of artificial information as a key priority. Last spring, worried that the United States was not compatible with China and other countries, Jim Mattis, then the defense secretary, sent a memo to the White House informing the president to create a national strategy on AI
To view the appointment of the executive order to better educate workers in the field, to improve access to cloud computing services and to build data needed to build AI. systems, and cooperation with foreign powers. But the order did not set aside funds to A.I. research and development, and the administration some detail on how its new policies were intended to be implemented.
The United States is engaged in a bitter trade war with China. And while American companies like Google and Amazon are now leaders in AI, experts are in the area of concern that China can go beyond the United States in the development of technologies that will empower surveillance systems and autonomous weapons as well as cars without driving and wide range of Internet Services.
In July 2017, Chinese revealed a plan to become a global leader in AI, trying to create an industry worth $ 150 billion for its economy by 2030, and two Chinese cities invested $ 7 billion in the effort. Other governments also started making major investments, including South Korea, Britain, France and Canada.
In the United States, the Department of Defense has speeded up the efforts to accept AI, transferring $ 75 million of its annual budget to the new office of developing these technologies. The other government agencies also have major projects in the works. But many A.I. Experts are concerned that the best United States talent is moving to companies like Google and Amazon and away from government agencies.
Last year, these concerns increased when Google withdrew from a project to build AI for Pentantaggan after their protests were challenged to use their technology to work fatal purposes. Companies like Google are expanding their operations in countries such as China, France and Canada, such as the A.I. The talent in these countries continues to expand.
In reporting to the Sunday reporters, a senior administrative officer said the White House would raise efforts to educate American workers in the field. The aim of the administration is to work with the National Council for the American Worker to create educational efforts through industry and academics, and to develop governmental agencies related to the AI
The official did not send data on Find out how the United States will track the progress of these efforts.