The White House warned the world’s top AI developers of their ‘moral and legal’ responsibilities’ to ensure the safety of their products.
US Vice President Kamala Harris met with the CEOs of leading tech companies, including Microsoft, Alphabet and OpenAI on Thursday.
Harris warned of the risks of unregulated development of AI products, and the White House later announced plans for 140 million dollars in new AI research. Regulating tech and AI has largely fallen to US agencies, despite growing public calls for more focused action.
OpenAI’s CEO Sam Altman says deploying A.I. into society requires government partnership and regulation: