SDG 13. CLIMATE CHANGE

World’s fastest supercomputer and AI tapped to predict tsunami flooding

February 18, 2021, by Artificial Intelligence on TechRepublic

Fujitsu’s supercomputer Fugaku is powering AI capabilities that could help predict coastal flooding conditions. “Ordinary PCs” can run the Fugaku-trained AI model, according to the ...

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SDG 3. GOOD HEALTH & WELL-BEING MENTAL HEALTH

How to responsibly predict depression diagnoses using social media

February 18, 2021, by Johannes C. Eichstaedt

By Johannes C. Eichstaedt Illustration of a master’s student in psychological distress, due to the health crisis, confinement, university closures, and social isolation. Maud Dupuy ...

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SDG 2. ZERO HUNGER FOOD SECURITY & AGRICULTURE

10 Ways AI Has The Potential To Improve Agriculture In 2021

February 18, 2021, by Louis Columbus, Senior Contributor

AI, machine learning (ML), and the IoT sensors that provide real-time data for algorithms increase agricultural efficiencies, improve crop yields, and reduce food production costs

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SDG 2. ZERO HUNGER Afresh Technologies

The AI-Driven Platform Powering The Future Of Fresh Food

February 18, 2021, by Sharon Goldman, Contributor

The question is, how can stores make sure they have enough of the fresh foods their customers crave at just the right, ripe moment, while ...

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RESPONSIBLE AI

10 best free online Responsible AI courses in 2021

February 18, 2021, by Victoria Martane

Artificial Intelligence is a powerful technology that will shape the future of our world like no other technology before. Yet, with great power comes great ...

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SDG 3. GOOD HEALTH & WELL-BEING Nuritas

Nuritas’ AI research uncovers anti-inflammatory rice peptides

February 17, 2021, by NutritionInsight News

03 Sep 2020 — Nuritas has discovered natural rice-based peptides that impact inflammation and improve physical test results in an elderly population. The Ireland-based company ...

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SDG 3. GOOD HEALTH & WELL-BEING Nuritas

Nuritas adds AI-powered might in identifying coronavirus-fighting peptides

February 17, 2021, by Will Chu

Nuritas once again harnesses Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology in the fight against the coronavirus as its platform is put to work identifying therapeutic peptides that ...

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SDG 7. AFFORDABLE &CLEAN ENERGY Explainable AI

Explainable AI – An Indispensable Tool for Affordable and Clean Energy

February 17, 2021, by Joyjit Chatterjee

As AI models witness early applications in recent times for developing intelligent energy systems, especially for management of renewable energy sources and their operations & ...

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SECURITY HATE SPEECH Facebook

Facebook says AI helped reduce hate speech on its platform last quarter

February 17, 2021, by Sowmya Ramasubramanian

The company said its multilingual systems helped moderate content in several languages including Arabic and Spanish, targeting nearly 27 million piece of hateful content last ...

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SDG 3. GOOD HEALTH & WELL-BEING DRUG DISCOVERY MILA

Mila announces collaboration with AstraZeneca to maximize the potential of AI for drug discovery and development

February 17, 2021, by Brigitte Tousignant

MONTRÉAL, QC, Feb. 16, 2021 – Mila – Quebec Artificial Intelligence Institute – today announced a collaboration with AstraZeneca, a global leader in biopharmaceuticals, to ...

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SDG 3. GOOD HEALTH & WELL-BEING Recursion Pharmaceuticals

2021 Pipeline Insights on Vestibular Schwannoma – Featuring AstraZeneca, Recursion Pharmaceuticals and Takeda Among Others – ResearchAndMarkets.com

February 16, 2021, by Business Wire Health News

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “Vestibular Schwannoma – Pipeline Insight, 2021” drug pipelines has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. This report provides comprehensive insights about 10+ companies and ...

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CYBERSECURITY FACIAL RECOGNITION BACE Group

Built in Africa: Female Ivorian entrepreneur pioneers facial recognition tech

February 16, 2021, by Riyaz Patel

Charlette N’Guessan Desiree, 27, says her company’s facial recognition technology offers “trust and credibility” against a backdrop of concerns that Western-designed systems are more prone ...

Read more on The South African


SDG 3. GOOD HEALTH & WELL-BEING InVivo AI

Canadian Technology Accelerator Unveils Inaugural Bi-Coastal Digital Health Cohort

February 16, 2021, by PRUnderground

Partners with ecosystem leaders including Junto Health, Metis Lighthouse, HealthTech Capital, HITLAB, Rock Health and others (PRUnderground) September 9th, 2020 Today, the Canadian Technology Accelerators (CTA), ...

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SDG 15. LIFE ON LAND Treeswift

These 3D mapping drones can help prevent forest wildfire

February 16, 2021, by Yahoo

#Drone #Forest #FirePrevention Drones are taking 3D mapping to the next level. Treeswift is building the next generation of forest monitoring systems in order to ...

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SDG 15. LIFE ON LAND CropSafe

Meet the Pioneers – October 2020

February 16, 2021, by Daniel

We’re ecstatic to see Pioneer founders trucking along in a world trafficked with supreme uncertainty. Pioneer has now funded 190 companies and people, helping them ...

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SDG 3. GOOD HEALTH & WELL-BEING Sana Labs

Swedish edtech startup Sana Labs raises €14.9M to upskill professionals remotely with the help of AI; here’s how

February 16, 2021, by Editorial team

To minimise the spread of COVID-19, many schools, across the world, have shut down and remote learning has become the only solution to move forward. ...

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SDG 8. DECENT WORK & ECONOMIC GROWTH Marinus Analytics

How Marinus Analytics uses knowledge graphs powered by AWS Neptune to combat human trafficking

February 16, 2021, by Homepage | Amazon Science

Traffic Jam leverages machine learning technologies from Amazon Web Services to find patterns in ads posted by sexual traffickers on the internet every day.

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SDG 2. ZERO HUNGER SDG 15. LIFE ON LAND BeeHero

Shapeways Scales On-Demand Manufacturing to Meet Diverse 3D Printing Applications

February 16, 2021, by AM

Over a million customers worldwide use Shapeways’ digital manufacturing solutionsFull-service platform produces more than 20 million parts across dozens of industriesUnique applications include smart beehives, ...

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SDG 3. GOOD HEALTH & WELL-BEING AEYE Health

AI screening for diabetic retinopathy

February 16, 2021, by MRKH-130 (eye) via vdennison on Inoreader

AI screening for diabetic retinopathy. AEYE Health CEO, Zack Dvey-Aharon, speaks to OT about the company’s AI handheld fundus camera and its aim …

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SDG 15. LIFE ON LAND NatureServe

Learning from our Mistakes: Equipping Nations to Meet Biological Diversity Goals

February 16, 2021, by Yahoo News - Latest News & Headlines

Newly released publication provides guidance on successful implementation of future global biodiversity targets. Washington, DC, Jan. 28, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — NatureServe’s Director of Biodiversity ...

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