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Agency leaders anticipate a post-pandemic hybrid work environment
Even with vaccines coming, there could be a push for a hybrid workforce with a mix of in-person and remote employees, federal IT officials told FedScoop.
2020 in review: AI and quantum see more White House attention
Concerns of being outcompeted by China saw the White House push for doubled funding and trustworthy principles.
US, UK enter new AI research agreement promoting ‘democratic values’
The countries will prioritize areas like interdisciplinary research and intelligent systems and coordinate collaboration among their AI experts.
NSF’s new AI Institutes will leverage industry resources to expand network
The agency has flagged eight new thematic areas where AI research is needed.
White House announces $1B for 12 AI, quantum research hubs
The money was authorized by the National Quantum Initiative Act of 2018, as well as investment from industry and academia.
Reps. Hurd, Kelly push to boost U.S. AI research and development
In a new report, key members of Congress continue to push the need for more, and smarter, AI research and development funding.