SDG 16. PEACE JUSTICE & STRONG INSTITUTIONS

AI clears up images of fingerprints to help with identification

July 2, 2021, by New Scientist - Online news

An AI that can repair blurred or distorted images of fingerprints lifted from crime scenes could make identifying people easier, but it is unclear whether ...

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SDG 3. GOOD HEALTH & WELL-BEING MALARIA ZzappMalaria

A Company That Uses AI To Fight Malaria Just Won The IBM Watson AI XPrize Competition

June 27, 2021, by Sai Balasubramanian, M.D., J.D., Contributor

According the WHO, there were nearly 229 million cases of malaria worldwide in 2019.

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SDG 16. PEACE JUSTICE & STRONG INSTITUTIONS Jumio

Jumio Wins Gold for Hot Company of the Year – Security Services in 2021 IT World Awards

June 24, 2021, by Business Wire Technology News

PALO ALTO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– #AI–Jumio, the leading provider of AI-powered end-to-end identity verification and eKYC solutions, today announced that it was named a gold winner ...

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SDG 16. PEACE JUSTICE & STRONG INSTITUTIONS OECD RESPONSIBLE AI

OECD.AI: Paving The Way Towards Sustainable, Trustworthy And Responsible AI World

June 24, 2021, by Mark Minevich, Contributor

How do we ensure that AI is trustworthy and its benefits are shared by all? From the measurement of AI trends and developments to the ...

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SDG 1. NO POVERTY FINANCIAL INCLUSION

How to harness AI and data portability for greater financial inclusion

June 22, 2021, by Laurent Le Moal

Around the world, 1.7 billion people still lack access to a formal bank account.
 Innovations, such as AI, are helping to increase financial inclusion.


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SDG 7. AFFORDABLE & CLEAN ENERGY SDG 11. SUSTAINABLE CITIES & COMMUNITIES Brainbox AI

BrainBox AI Unveils Real Estate Energy Savings Calculator

June 22, 2021, by Business Wire Technology News

MONTREAL, Québec–(BUSINESS WIRE)–BrainBox AI unveils global resource, provides an estimate of the energy savings commercial buildings can achieve with BrainBox AI’s deep learning tech

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SDG 13. CLIMATE CHANGE

These Are The Startups Applying AI To Tackle Climate Change

June 21, 2021, by Rob Toews, Contributor

Fighting climate change is an urgent global imperative. It is also a massive business opportunity.

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SDG 14. LIFE BELOW WATER

Le projet CETI : comprendre la langue des cachalots grâce à des outils d’intelligence artificielle

June 21, 2021, by Zacharie Tazrout

Comprendre la langue utilisée par les animaux est un des enjeux de certains scientifiques : c’est notamment le cas de Denise Herzing qui étudie, par ...

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SDG 11. SUSTAINABLE CITIES & COMMUNITIES

Cities are imperceptibly becoming Smart Cities. But what does that actually mean?

June 21, 2021, by Giacomo Lee

A brand new metropolis built from the ground up with tech powered urban design. A white elephant nobody wants to live in. An eco-friendly suburb. ...

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SDG 5. GENDER EQUALITY Frauenloop

This German non-profit is helping women break into the tech industry

June 21, 2021, by Umberto Bacchi

Non-profit tool Frauenloop trains women from different ethnic backgrounds to become web developers, data analysts and AI specialists across Germany.

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SDG 3. GOOD HEALTH & WELL-BEING Zebra Medical Vision

Zebra Medical Vision Wins UK Government funding for its AI Based Osteoporotic Fracture Prevention Model

June 21, 2021, by Business Wire Technology News

SHEFAYIM, Israel–(BUSINESS WIRE)– #ai–Zebra Medical Vision wins UK government funding for its AI based osteoporotic fracture prevention model

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Manifesto – The Good AI

June 17, 2021, by Caroline Lair

At The Good AI, we are empowering a community of organizations and talent that use Artificial Intelligence to help deliver on the Sustainable Development Goals. ...

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SDG 16. PEACE JUSTICE & STRONG INSTITUTIONS DEEPFAKES

Facebook develops new method to reverse-engineer deepfakes and track their source

June 17, 2021, by James Vincent

Deepfakes aren’t a big problem on Facebook right now, but the company continues to fund research into the technology to guard against future threats. Its ...

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SDG 6. CLEAN WATER & SANITATION Opseyes

Waste Not, Want Not: AI Startup Opseyes Revolutionizes Wastewater Analysis

June 17, 2021, by Lauren Finkle

What do radiology and wastewater have in common? Hopefully, not much. But at startup Opseyes, founder Bryan Arndt and data scientist Robin Schlenga are putting ...

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SDG 16. PEACE JUSTICE & STRONG INSTITUTIONS

La commission européenne lance 11 partenariats pour répondre à la transition écologique et numérique

June 17, 2021, by Zacharie Tazrout

Dans l’objectif de stimuler les investissements dans la recherche et l’innovation et de relever les grands défis en matière de climat et de durabilité, la ...

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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 16. PEACE JUSTICE & STRONG INSTITUTIONS

The peaceful uses of AI: an emerging principle of international law

June 15, 2021, by Eugenio V. Garcia

“My God, what have we done?” This was the now-famous reaction of the Enola Gay co-pilot after dropping the first ever atomic bomb over Hiroshima ...

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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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