Image from UK National AI Strategy. Credit: UK government.
On 22 September 2021, the UK government released its National AI Strategy. According to the document, the new strategy “represents the start of a step-change for AI in the UK, recognising the power of AI to increase resilience, productivity, growth and innovation across the private and public sectors. This is how we will prepare the UK for the next ten years.”
The report is built on the following three assumptions:
These lead to three key aims for the strategy, which are covered in detail within the report:
A summary of key actions for the months ahead are laid for each of these three sections.