SDG 13. CLIMATE CHANGE

4 steps to using AI in an environmentally responsible way

April 2, 2021, by Mansour AlAnsari

If developers are not careful, Artificial Intelligence (AI) can add to the climate crisis. Here’s how to deploy AI in a responsible and sustainable way.

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SDG 13. CLIMATE CHANGE

AI Champions Driving New Industry Solutions For Climate Change

April 1, 2021, by Mark Minevich, Contributor

Given the advanced capacity for solutions in our Digital Age, artificial intelligence gives us hope for a better planet and a brighter future.

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SDG 14. LIFE BELOW WATER The Ocean Cleanup

An AI has uncovered coral reefs that are resistant to climate change

April 1, 2021, by Kristin Houser

Tthe Sulawesi reefs is actually in better condition in 2018 than 2014, and is an encouraging sign in the fight to save coral reefs.

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SDG 16. PEACE JUSTICE & STRONG INSTITUTIONS

NATO wants to set AI standards. If only its members agreed on the basics.

March 31, 2021, by Melissa Heikkilä

On paper, NATO is the ideal organization to go about setting standards for military applications of artificial intelligence. But the widely divergent priorities and budgets ...

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SDG 11. SUSTAINABLE CITIES & COMMUNITIES

Together, human expertise and AI can make city streets safer, scientists say

March 31, 2021, by Mark McCord

Scientists in Spain have used artificial intelligence to identify common patterns in road traffic accidents, with AI processing large volumes of information.

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SDG 7. AFFORDABLE & CLEAN ENERGY

Why artificial intelligence is key to renewable energy grid resilience

March 31, 2021, by Emmanuel Lagarrigue

The global transition to renewable energy will need AI technology to manage decentralized grids and tight governance to ensure fair access and resilience.

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10 innovative Irish companies steering us towards a green future

March 31, 2021, by Elaine Burke

This week, as the world turned green for St Patrick’s Day, Tánaiste Leo Varadkar, TD, launched an international green innovation campaign from Enterprise Ireland. Taking ...

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SDG 7. AFFORDABLE & CLEAN ENERGY Gridbeyond

Texas blackouts: A wake-up call to diversify energy sources

March 31, 2021, by Guest Contributor

The winter storm that swept over Texas last month caused power shortages that left millions of people in the dark and without heat on the ...

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Solar Analytics Startup Prescinto Raises $3.5 Million In Seed Round

March 31, 2021, by Ambika Choudhury

IIOT and AI-powered clean energy startup, Prescinto has raised $3.5 million in a Seed round, participated by Inflection Point Ventures. The round has been led ...

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Emission-free farming and AI for equal job opportunities are the Blue Tulip Awards winners of Generation 2

March 31, 2021, by Dennis de Vries

With a labour market still reeling from COVID-19 and a food industry struggling to keep its emissions in check while feeding the growing populace, it ...

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SDG 7. AFFORDABLE & CLEAN ENERGY SkillLab

Emission-free farming and AI for equal job opportunities are the Blue Tulip Awards winners of Generation 2

March 31, 2021, by Dennis de Vries

With a labour market still reeling from COVID-19 and a food industry struggling to keep its emissions in check while feeding the growing populace, it ...

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SDG 5. GENDER EQUALITY SDG 8. DECENT WORK & ECONOMIC GROWTH pymetrics

Pymetrics – AI, Diversity and Hiring More Fairly with Frida Polli

March 30, 2021, by William Tincup

Pymetrics – AI, Diversity and Hiring More Fairly with Frida Polli Welcome to the RecruitingDaily Podcast. Today I have someone on the show that I’ve ...

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SDG 5. GENDER EQUALITY SDG 8. DECENT WORK & ECONOMIC GROWTH Blendoor

Stephanie Lampkin (Blendoor) – Data-Powered Diversity

March 30, 2021, by Stanford eCorner

Stephanie Lampkin, a TEDx speaker and former downhill ski racer, is the founder and CEO of Blendoor, which creates enterprise software that leverages augmented intelligence ...

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SDG 5. GENDER EQUALITY EUROPE

37% of European women plan to work in a tech or digital environment

March 29, 2021, by Genna Ash-Brown

Thirty-seven percent of European women would like to work in a tech-focused or digital environment, despite 28% of people across the region still perceiving technological ...

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SDG 7. AFFORDABLE & CLEAN ENERGY Sensorfact

Dutch scaleup Sensorfact raises €3.7M to help industrial SMEs reduce their energy consumption; here’s how

March 29, 2021, by Editorial team

Utrecht-based Sensorfact is a company that offers an Intelligent Energy Management System (IEMS) to help industrial companies reduce their energy consumption. In a recent development, ...

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SDG 10. REDUCE INEQUALITIES DIVERSITY & INCLUSION

Why Representation Matters When Building AI

March 29, 2021, by Rebekah Bastian, Contributor

The innovations leveraging AI can be incredibly powerful, but they are as prone to biases as the humans that made them. When the right perspectives, ...

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SDG 8. DECENT WORK & ECONOMIC GROWTH

AI: Ghost workers demand to be seen and heard

March 29, 2021, by BBC News - Technology

Workers who label content and help computers understand language want their own voices to be heard.

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SDG 4. QUALITY EDUCATION SDG 5. GENDER EQUALITY

Why online learning could be key to closing the STEM gender gap

March 29, 2021, by silicon

STEM subjects have long-standing problems with proper gender representation. A recent report by the World Economic Forum highlights that just 30pc of STEM researchers are ...

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SDG 11. SUSTAINABLE CITIES & COMMUNITIES Idelic

AI Startup Idelic Raises $20 Million To Make Trucking Industry Safer, Less Costly

March 29, 2021, by Nina Wolpow, Forbes Staff

Cardiff and his cofounders are set to announce a $20 million series B raised by Idelic, a startup that applies AI and machine learning to ...

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SDG 3. GOOD HEALTH & WELL-BEING

AI is for Augmenting, Not Replacing Physicians – Thought Leaders

March 26, 2021, by Doug Teany

By: Doug Teany, Innovation Advisor and Former COO of Corindus AI and its applications in healthcare have matured considerably over the last several years. AI ...

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