All posts tagged "Artificial Intelligence"

  • New EU directive to create public data pool

    The European Parliament, Commission and Council have agreed a new directive to increase the availability and re-use of public sector data across the EU. The agreement is designed to create

    • Posted January 28, 2019
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  • ‘Big day for automation’ as Canada launches AI supplier framework

    The Government of Canada has announced an approved supplier list of companies able to provide the state with artificial intelligence (AI) services and products. Chief information officer Alex Benay said

    • Posted January 21, 2019
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  • A New Year for Artificial Intelligence

    Artificial intelligence will have a huge impact in 2019. Agencies that adopt the technology will be able to analyze large volumes of data quickly, automate repetitive processes, increase transparency and

    • Posted January 21, 2019
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  • Making Artificial Intelligence accessible: the Finworks approach

    Many government organisations must gather and process large amounts of information – traditionally a labour-intensive job, resulting in periodical data reports. Artificial Intelligence and Process Automation can strip the legwork

    • Posted January 7, 2019
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  • Enabling e-government: Estonia’s National Digital Advisor Marten Kaevats

    Widely recognised as one of the world’s digital leaders, Estonia has built a public IT infrastructure offering unparalleled convenience, security and data-exchange. The country’s lead digital adviser Marten Kaevats tells

    • Posted January 6, 2019
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  • Expanding the comfort zone: GDS chief Kevin Cunnington on promoting innovation

    The UK’s Government Digital Service, long a tech pioneer, has turned its attention to promoting innovation. Director general Kevin Cunnington tells Matt Ross how he intends to help civil servants

    • Posted December 20, 2018
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  • EU launches AI strategy

    The European Commission and member states have drawn up a plan to foster the development and use of AI, to “ensure that Europe reaps the benefits” of the new technology.

    • Posted December 18, 2018
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  • South Africa launches cloud scheme

    The South African government has launched what it claims is the largest government cloud infrastructure in the world, providing a base for the adoption of new technologies such as artificial

    • Posted December 6, 2018
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  • New tech will erode tax base, think tank warns

    Changes to the world of work, including automation, artificial intelligence and the rise of the gig economy, could erode tax revenues so severely that it becomes difficult to provide essential

    • Posted August 10, 2018
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  • Protecting income mobility: Global Government Summit 2018, part 6

    For a decade, incomes have stagnated across the developed world – and a new wave of economic and technological changes present a further challenge to the contract between citizens and

    • Posted May 29, 2018
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