American AI Initiative
White House flags 20 technologies for agencies to promote and protect
A new strategy aims to align federal efforts as the U.S. competes with China and other nations in fields like AI, quantum and 5G.
U.S. CTO Kratsios gets second job as Pentagon CTO
He oversaw the launch of the American AI Initiative, National Quantum Coordination Office and COVID-19 High Performance Computing Consortium.
VA launches institute to work on AI for veterans programs
The institute, led by director Gil Alterovitz, will "prioritize and realize" AI research and development on behalf of veterans.
White House AI Summit focuses on government as a user of the technology
Speakers shared use cases at the Department of Defense, Department of Health and Human Services and National Institutes of Health.
DOE creates an AI office to capitalize on the technology’s ‘Golden Age’
The office will "transform DOE into a world-leading AI enterprise," but there are few details available beyond that.
AI development requires good datasets, and OMB wants ideas on how to help
What new or improved open federal data sets could help with AI?