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Notice of Workshop on Artificial Intelligence & Wireless Spectrum: Opportunities and Challenges

Mon, 2019-07-29 09:52

Federal Register Notice: 84 FR 36625. ACTION: Notice of workshop. SUMMARY: This workshop will focus on the opportunities and challenges posed by the application of existing and new Artificial Intelligence (AI) techniques in the wireless spectrum context. DATES: August 28-29, 2019. Read more @ https://www.nitrd.gov/news/notice-of-workshop-on-artificial-intelligence-and-wireless-spectrum-opportunities-and-challenges.aspx

2019 MAGIC Data Life Cycle Series

Tue, 2019-07-23 09:56

The Middleware and Grid Interagency Coordination Team (MAGIC) is conducting a series of public meetings to examine different aspects and interconnections of the scientific data life cycle (e.g., gathering, triaging, analyzing, archiving and reusing data). This multi-session series is examining issues such as provenance, verification/quality assurance, tools and services involved in managing complex scientific infrastructure and tools. The issues involved in the data life cycle cuts across scientific domains and need to be addressed to enable cutting edge R&D efforts. Read more: https://nitrd.gov/news/2019-MAGIC-Data-Life-Cycle-Series.aspx

Request for Information on VIA Task Force Report: R&D Opportunities in Video & Image Analytics

Thu, 2019-07-18 10:21

On behalf the National Science and Technology Council (NSTC) Committee on Science & Technology Enterprise, NITRD NCO requests input from all interested parties on the VIA Task Force Report: R&D Opportunities in Video & Image Analytics including from those working on Artificial Intelligence (AI) and/or VIA research and development (R&D). Responses to this Request for Information (RFI) can be general suggestions of revisions or improvements to the VIA Task Force Report, comments on the six strategic goals and objectives, and suggestions to the implementation of the strategic goals and objectives. The public input provided in response to this RFI will inform NITRD NCO, and the VIA Task Force on developing the VIA Task Force Report: R&D Opportunities in Video & Image Analytics.

Federal Register Notice: 84 FR 34409

 

Notice of Community of Interest Meeting on Future Computing

Tue, 2019-07-09 10:25

The community of interest (CoI) meeting will focus on the R&D challenges and opportunities in future computing landscape for the coming decade and beyond to ensure that the public, academic, and private sectors are prepared for the new computing modalities...

Federal Register Notice: 84 FR 28338

Call for Input: Updating the US Strategic Computing Objectives

Fri, 2019-06-28 11:59

Computing plays critical roles in all aspects of American life, from vacationers automatically tagging photographs with edge-based machine learning, to corporate supply chains being secured by advanced ledger technologies, to computing technologies deepening our understanding of science and engineering. The United States has sustained a high-level of investment in specialized, high performance computing systems, enabling us to maintain our scientific and economic leadership on the international stage.

Read more: https://www.nitrd.gov/news/Updating-US-Strategic-Computing-Objectives.aspx

The National Artificial Intelligence Research and Development Strategic Plan: 2019 Update

Fri, 2019-06-21 10:14

This 2019 update builds upon the first National AI R&D Strategic Plan released in 2016, accounting for new research, technical innovations, and other considerations that have emerged over the past three years. This update has been developed by leading AI researchers and research administrators from across the Federal Government, with input from the broader civil society, including from many of America's leading academic research institutions, nonprofit organizations, and private sector technology companies. Feedback from these key stakeholders affirmed the continued relevance of each part of the 2016 Strategic Plan while also calling for greater attention to making AI trustworthy, to partnering with the private sector, and other imperatives...

Read more: https://www.nitrd.gov/news/National-AI-RD-Strategy-2019.aspx

Request for Information on Update to Strategic Computing Objectives

Wed, 2019-06-19 13:47

On behalf of the National Science and Technology Council's (NSTC) Fast-Track Action Committee (FTAC) on Strategic Computing (SC), NITRD NCO requests input from all interested parties on the goals and necessary approaches for sustaining and enhancing U.S. scientific, technological, and economic leadership in strategic computing.

Federal Register Notice: 84 FR 28338