IRCAI finally officially established

After UNESCO General Conference confirmed in 2019 the establishmentof the International Research Center for Artificial Intelligence (IRCAI), the Government of Republic of Slovenia finally this week adopted an official notification for its establishment. This means that IRCAI is now officially established.

IRCAI, at the moment still located at the “Jožef Stefan” Institute, brings together a network of institutions and experts with the purpose of planning an effective incorporation of use of the AI. So far, IRCAI has already organised a Consultation on Recommendation on the Ethics of AI, and has, during the spring pandemic, used its AI technology to provide the public with useful information through the “Corona virus watch” online application.

An event intended for presentation of the IRCAI’s goals is planned before the end of 2020.