The advancement of artificial intelligence is growing exponentially and has attracted the attention not only of specialists, but also of politicians, who are already studying this industry to learn about its threats and opportunities.
The clearest example is from Joe BidenPresident of the United States, who has met with his science and technology advisors, along with other experts, to discuss the risks and opportunities of the artificial intelligence.
Study of the field
According to AP y Reuters, Biden met with academics and executives from Google and Microsoft to learn the ins and outs of this technology.
Following his meeting, he was questioned by the press as to whether he thought that the artificial intelligence Is dangerous. “It remains to be seen. It could be,” he noted.
“Technology companies have a responsibility, in my view, to make sure their products are safe before they make them public,” he added. “AI can help address some tough challenges like disease and climate change, but it also has to address potential risks to our society, to our economy, to our national security.”
According to Russell Wald, of the Stanford Institute for the. Artificial Intelligence, the president has set “the stage for a national dialogue on the topic by elevating attention to AI.”
The White House also confirmed that the president is discussing “the importance of protecting rights and safety to ensure responsible innovation and appropriate safeguards.”
A general discussion
The advance of AI, reflected especially in ChatGPT, has thrown the industry into turmoil.
More than 1,000 specialists have signed a letter calling for a pause in research into the artificial intelligence in order to create a basis for a plausible, safe and low-risk development for society.
Some people such as Bill Gates have pointed out that these efforts will not bear fruit in the face of the coming problems that AI may cause.
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