SDG 3. GOOD HEALTH & WELL-BEING Exscientia

Exscientia steps up AI-powered drug discovery with $60M Allcyte acquisition

June 15, 2021, by Andrea Park

Exscientia steps up AI-powered drug discovery with $60M Allcyte acquisition apark Tue, 06/15/2021 – 09:28

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SDG 3. GOOD HEALTH & WELL-BEING Owkin

Intelligence artificielle, oncologie et immunologie : AP-HP et Owkin présentent leurs résultats

June 15, 2021, by Zacharie Tazrout

Assistance Publique – Hôpitaux de Paris (AP-HP) et Owkin, start-up technologique spécialisée dans l’IA et dans l’apprentissage fédéré (federated learning) pour la recherche et le ...

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SDG 11. SUSTAINABLE CITIES & COMMUNITIES

AI-powered construction supervisor app ensures buildings are earthquake safe

June 15, 2021, by Tristan Greene

“It’s not an earthquake that kills people, but the collapse of a poorly built building.” Build Change, a foundation dedicated to preventing housing loss caused ...

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SDG 2. ZERO HUNGER SubPlant

Agritech SupPlant Raises $10-Million to Accelerate South African Agriculture Growth

June 14, 2021, by Luis Monzon

Today SupPlant, a leading precision agriculture hardware-software solution, has announced its recent funding round, raising $10-million partially dedicated to accelerating its penetration into the South ...

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SDG 16. PEACE JUSTICE & STRONG INSTITUTIONS MILA

Four Mila core members recognized as AI 2000 most influential scholars in Canada and worldwide

June 10, 2021, by Brigitte Tousignant

Three Mila university professors, Joëlle Pineau (McGill), Jian Tang (HEC Montréal), and Aaron Courville (UdeM), as well as Yoshua Bengio (UdeM), Mila’s Founder and Scientific ...

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SDG 3. GOOD HEALTH & WELL-BEING Gabbi

Portland startup Gabbi raises $1M to develop breast cancer risk assessment tool

June 10, 2021, by Charlotte Schubert

Gabbi CEO Kaitlin Christine. (Gabbi Photo) New funding: Gabbi, a Portland-based health care startup, has raised $1 million in a pre-seed round of funding. The ...

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RESPONSIBLE AI

Human-centric tech will make AI faster and fairer. Here’s how.

June 10, 2021, by Wilson Pang

With ML-assisted technology embedded into the data labelling pipeline, you can reduce the time, money and people required for AI development.

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SDG 16. PEACE JUSTICE & STRONG INSTITUTIONS Fraudio

Amsterdam-based Fraudio secures €2.7M to help companies fight financial crimes; here’s how

June 10, 2021, by Editorial team

In this digital age, financial crime against banks and other financial services institutions are accelerating rapidly. Hence, there is a growing demand for fraud detection ...

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SDG 12. RESPONSIBLE CONSUMPTION & PRODUCTION Wasteless

Waste less, sell more – how one startup is using AI to transform food retail

June 10, 2021, by World Economic Forum | Agenda | feed

Tech startup Wasteless uses AI software to change the prices of perishable food products before the “best by” date, reducing waste while increasing sales.

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SDG 3. GOOD HEALTH & WELL-BEING InterVenn Biosciences

InterVenn Biosciences Announces Clinical Validation of World’s First Glycoproteomic Diagnostic Test

June 10, 2021, by Business Wire Technology News

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– #AI–InterVenn Biosciences announces it has completed clinical and analytical validation of GLORI, a liquid-biopsy diagnostic test for female pelvic tumors

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SDG 3. GOOD HEALTH & WELL-BEING CANCER

AI-based pathology predicts origins for cancers of unknown primary

June 3, 2021, by Ming Y. Lu

Nature, Published online: 05 May 2021; doi:10.1038/s41586-021-03512-4 A deep-learning-based algorithm uses routinely acquired histology slides to provide a differential diagnosis for the origin of the ...

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SDG 3. GOOD HEALTH & WELL-BEING CANCER

Deep learning predicts cardiovascular disease risks from lung cancer screening low dose computed tomography

June 3, 2021, by Hanqing Chao

Nature Communications, Published online: 20 May 2021; doi:10.1038/s41467-021-23235-4 Low dose computed tomography (LDCT) for lung cancer screening offers an opportunity for simultaneous CVD risk estimation ...

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SDG 4. QUALITY EDUCATION

Helping students of all ages flourish in the era of artificial intelligence

June 3, 2021, by Daniel Ackerman | MIT News Office

A new cross-disciplinary research initiative at MIT aims to promote the understanding and use of AI across all segments of society. The effort, called Responsible ...

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SDG 4. QUALITY EDUCATION

Helping students of all ages flourish in the era of artificial intelligence

June 3, 2021, by Daniel Ackerman | MIT News Office

A new cross-disciplinary research initiative at MIT aims to promote the understanding and use of AI across all segments of society. The effort, called Responsible ...

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SDG 16. PEACE JUSTICE & STRONG INSTITUTIONS Sentinels

Amsterdam-based Sentinels bags €5.7M from INKEF Capital to fight financial crime; here’s how

June 2, 2021, by Editorial team

Recently, Amsterdam-based AI company Sentinels raised €5.7M funding in a Seed Round led by INKEF Capital, with participation from strategic angel investors and industry leaders ...

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SDG 15. LIFE ON LAND

AI-Controlled Crop Harvester Could Have Big Implications for Energy Sustainability

June 2, 2021, by Alex McFarland

Physicists at the Technical University of Denmark have developed the world’s smallest fruit harvester controlled by artificial intelligence (AI), which enables a harvester measuring just ...

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SDG 4. QUALITY EDUCATION Esme Learning

Esme Learning and MIT Launch Online Executive Education Courses in AI Leadership, Leading Health Tech Innovation

June 2, 2021, by Business Wire Technology News

BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)– #AILeadership–New online courses in Leading Health Tech Innovation and AI Leadership from MIT and Esme Learning will prepare learners for the future of ...

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RESPONSIBLE AI

Une enquête menée par Fico et Corinium s’intéresse à l’IA responsable dans les entreprises

May 31, 2021, by Zacharie Tazrout

La société FICO connue pour le “Credit score/FICO Score”, un indicateur utilisé pour prévoir les problèmes de crédits, a publié un rapport intitulé “L’état de ...

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