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What’s coming up at RoboCup 2021?

Find out what's happening at the virtual RoboCup event this year.
23 June 2021, by

Advancing society through inclusive AI technology

Socially Intelligent Artificial Systems (SIAS) - a new research group at the University of Amsterdam.
18 June 2021, by

Helping drone swarms avoid obstacles without hitting each other

Engineers at EPFL have developed a predictive control model that allows swarms of drones to fly in cluttered environments quickly and safely.
14 June 2021, by

Sanmi Koyejo and Finale Doshi-Velez win Computing Research Association awards

Machine learning researchers receive the Skip Ellis Early Career Award and the Anita Borg Early Career Award.
08 June 2021, by

AIhub launches focus series on reduced inequalities

As part of our ongoing focus on the UN sustainable development goals (SDGs), we are launching the next topic in this series: reduced inequalities.
02 June 2021, by

2021 AI Song Contest entries now online

Listen to, and vote on, the entries in this year's AI song contest.
01 June 2021, by

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Understanding the oceans and climate change – the OcéanIA project and Tara expedition

Find out about an expedition to collect data from the oceans.
27 May 2021, by

CLAIRE to launch four new offices across Europe

Located in Zurich, Oslo, Paris and Brussels, the offices will focus on different topics relating to human-centred AI research, AI for good and AI for all.
14 May 2021, by

European Vision for AI 2021 – an event for all

European researchers organised an event for the general public about the present and future of AI in Europe.
28 April 2021, by

European Commission proposes new rules and actions for artificial intelligence

On 21 April, the EC outlined its proposed legal framework for AI, its updated coordinated AI plan, and new rules on machinery.
22 April 2021, by

Focus on reduced inequalities: call for contributions

We are looking for AI researchers, users and stakeholders to write, or talk, about their work relating to reducing inequalities.
12 April 2021, by

AIhub launches focus series on life below water

As part of our ongoing focus on the UN sustainable development goals (SDGs), we are launching the next topic in this series: life below water. Posts on this topic will be featured on our website throu...
07 April 2021, by

Machine learning helps in the search for new antibiotics

Research identifies new types of clusters of genes in the DNA code that could possibly code for 'precursors' that will later become proteins with antibiotic effects.
29 March 2021, by

AI UK – an event from The Turing Institute

A summary of some of the panel debates and sessions.
24 March 2021, by

Symposium on Educational Advances in Artificial Intelligence – a summary from the co-chairs

Find out more about the event and the activities that took place.
23 March 2021, by and

Monitoring the climate crisis with AI, satellites and drones – a workshop at NeurIPS2020

As part of the workshop programme at NeurIPS2020, Climate Change AI (CCAI) held an all-day session on "Tackling climate change with machine learning". They also organised a side event on “Monitoring...
09 March 2021, by

Focus on life below water: call for contributions

We are launching the next topic in our focus series on the UN sustainable development goals (SDGs). In April we will start publishing posts relating the goal of “life below water”, which is SDG nu...
08 March 2021, by

2021 AI Index Report published

The report tracks, summarises and visualises data relating to artificial intelligence.
05 March 2021, by

AIhub launches focus series on quality education

As part of our ongoing focus on the UN sustainable development goals (SDGs), we are launching the third topic in this series: quality education. Posts on this topic will be featured on our website thr...
04 March 2021, by

AIhub video – find out more about us

AIhub launched in 2020 and during our first year we've published some great content from the community, on a wide variety of topics. We've put together a short video that summarises what we do. You ca...
02 March 2021, by

Bulgarian government adopts a new strategy for the development of AI

The Bulgarian government has adopted a "Concept for the Development of Artificial Intelligence", planned until 2030. This strategy is in line with the documents of the European Commission, considerin...
26 February 2021, by

Digital technology and the planet – a report from the Royal Society

In December 2020, the Royal Society published a report on Digital Technology and the Planet: Harnessing computing to achieve net zero. In his foreword, Professor Andy Hopper, Vice President of the Roy...
19 February 2021, by

Researchers use deep learning to identify gene regulation at single-cell level

Clustering performance comparison when different thresholds and parameters are changed. Figure taken from Predicting transcription factor binding in single cells through deep learning, published under...
16 February 2021, by

Focus on quality education: call for contributions

We are launching the third topic in our focus series on the UN sustainable development goals (SDGs). In March we will start publishing posts relating the goal of "quality education", which is SDG numb...
10 February 2021, by

Congratulations to the #AAAI2021 best paper winners

The AAAI-21 best paper awards were announced on Thursday 4th February during the opening ceremony of AAAI 2021. There were three best papers, three best paper runners-up, and six distinguished papers....
05 February 2021, by

AI and climate change – a virtual briefing with Climate Change AI researchers

In December, Heinrich-Böll-Stiftung hosted a virtual briefing featuring researchers from Climate Change AI (CCAI). They talked about the role machine learning can play in facilitating climate change ...
03 February 2021, by

AIhub launches focus series on climate action

As part of our ongoing focus on the UN sustainable development goals (SDGs), we are launching the second topic in this series: climate action. Posts on this topic will be featured on our website throu...
03 February 2021, by

What’s coming up at #AAAI2021?

The 35th AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI2021) starts on Tuesday 2 February and runs until Tuesday 9 February. Find out about some of the main events that are taking place throughout t...
01 February 2021, by

Mahjong competition at #IJCAI2020

There were three competitions held as part of IJCAI-PRICAI2020 in January this year. One of these was the Mahjong Competition in which competitors were tasked with developing an intelligent Mahjong ag...
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