AI bill of rights

SHANGHAI, CHINA – JUNE 18: Cutting edge applications of Artificial Intelligence are seen on display at the Artificial Intelligence Pavilion of Zhangjiang Future Park during a state organized media tour on June 18, 2021 in Shanghai, China. (Photo by Andrea Verdelli/Getty Images)

G7 nations agree on need for ‘risk-based’ approach to AI regulation

The joint declaration sets out the need for a risk-based approach to regulating AI technology.
Alondra Nelson, deputy director for science and society at OSTP, speaks in Wilmington, Delaware, on January 16, 2021. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images).

White House OSTP chief Alondra Nelson to step down

She has led the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy since the resignation of Eric Lander last year.
WASHINGTON, DC – JULY 27: Committee ranking member Rep. James Comer (R-KY) attends a House Oversight Committee hearing titled Examining the Practices and Profits of Gun Manufacturers in the Rayburn House Office Building. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images).

GOP House committee leaders probe ‘conflicting definitions’ in NIST AI framework and AI ‘Bill of Rights’

A House Science Committee spokesperson says lawmakers' concerns center on varying definitions of the technology included in the two documents.
Outgoing Office of Science and Technology Policy Director Eric Lander at his swearing-in ceremony with Vice President Kamala Harris, as his wife Lori Lander holds a 13-page fragment of a Mishnah, a collection of material embodying the oral tradition of Jewish law, on June 2 in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Anna Moneymaker/Getty Images)

White House’s top S&T adviser resigns over bullying staff

In his resignation note, Eric Lander said he had at times crossed a line in communications with staff.