• The Subcommittee on Communications, Technology, Innovation, and the Internet, will convene a hearing titled “Digital Decision-Making: The Building Blocks of Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence,” at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, December 12, 2017. The hearing will examine the benefits of artificial intelligence (AI) in today’s digital economy, the development of algorithms powering AI, and what practices are in place or should be in place to ensure proper use of this technology.

 

  • Here’s the final installment of Thomson Reuters’ series about the use of AI by in-house counsel. “Part IV: AI ADOPTION AND ETHICAL CONSIDERATIONS FOR IN-HOUSE.” It includes a discussion of ethics and ‘what to do.’ Good stuff.

 

  • In this six-minute video, Erin Hawley, vice president of public sector at Data Robot and Dan Conrad, federal chief technology officer at One Identity, discuss the potential application of artificial intelligence in the government background investigations process.

 

  • Speaking of law enforcement, here’s a “Handbook of Artificial Intelligence and Expert Systems in Law Enforcement.”