White House summons AI giants to call them to account
By Chloe Woitier Posted 1 minute ago , Update 1 minute ago Sundar Pichai, President…
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Sundar Pichai, President of Google. IMTIYAZ KHAN/Anadolu Agency via AFP
DECRYPTION – The bosses of Google, Microsoft and OpenAI will be received Thursday by Kamala Harris.
“A candid discussion of the risks ***ociated with artificial intelligence». It is with these words that the White House has summoned the leaders of the most advanced groups on this technology for a summit meeting which will take place this Thursday in Washington. In front of Satya Nadella (Microsoft), Sundar Pichai (Google), Sam Altman (Open AI) and Dario Amodei (Anthropic) will include Vice President Kamala Harris, Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo, National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan and White House Secretary General Jeff Zients.
According to the invitation, the purpose of the meeting is to discuss “current and near-term risks related to AI developments, how to mitigate them, and ways to work together to ensure that the American people benefit from these advances while protecting them from harm”. But according to a spokesperson for the White House quoted by Bloomberg, the executive also wants to remind these leaders of their…