Azerbaijan, Baku, Nov 19 /Trend M. Aliyev/ U.S. state of Illinois can benefit from the experience of Azerbaijan in the field of information technology in the future, chairman of the House of Representatives of Illinois Michael Joseph Madigan said during the meeting with Chairman of the Azerbaijani parliament Oqtay Asadov, the press service of the Parliament said. Madigan praised the dynamic development of Azerbaijan, the direction of oil revenues to new areas, particularly to the sphere of information technologies. Preparation and implementation of special projects by the Azerbaijani government on information technology deserves endorsement, he said. Today there is a strategic partnership between Azerbaijan and the U.S., Asadov said. Establishment and development of a cooperative relationship with the State of Illinois serve the mutual interest. "Today, there is a working group on the inter - parliamentary relations with the United States in the Parliament. It is desirable that such … [Read more...] about U.S. state of Illinois going to use Azerbaijan’s experience in field of information technologies
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Assistant Director of Education Stacy Mascal Payne (file photo) Experts in the field of Information Technology, Education and Agriculture were brought together in one forum yesterday to discuss new revolutions in technology and its impact on how we live, work and relate to one another. The symposium was hosted by officials from the Antigua and Barbuda Bureau of Standards in recognition of World Standards Day 2018, which was celebrated under the theme “International Standards and the Fourth Industrial Revolution”. The speakers acknowledged that the fourth Industrial Revolution will change, not only what we do, but also who we are. It is also expected to affect our identity and other issues associated with our sense of privacy, notions of ownership, our Continued on page 7 Experts from page 8 consumption patterns, the time we devote to work and leisure and how we develop in our careers. Solomon Doumith, general manager of the Antigua Computer Technology (ACT) said there are … [Read more...] about Experts examine the impact of increased technology on our everyday lives
If you are in the Information Technology space, you are likely knowledgeable on what artificial intelligence holds. In fact, considering AI, the future of Information Technology appears bleak to some experts but promising to others. If a tech worker is worried about their job — they really don’t understand the magic of AI. Some workers are concerned with the future of their jobs. Yes, research reveals that automation and artificial intelligence could be coming for these jobs. In fact, there is a possibility of a replacement of over 22 million jobs within the next decade – in the United States alone. If not eliminating these jobs, there will be reassigning. These are alarming threats if you are in a couple of these white-collar jobs. Your gatekeeper roles could be at stake — BUT is there something to smile about these changes? The recent trends in information technology (and secrets of high-performing teams) reveal mastering technology as one of the … [Read more...] about Is Artificial Intelligence Poised to Become the Future of Information Technology?
Malala Yousafzai, Pakistani activist for female schooling and the youngest Nobel Prize laureate, spoke today about the role of technology in helping spread education, the importance of raising awareness for the various injustices in the world, and the inspiration she draws from magic. Malala made a wide variety of comments onstage at Pluralsight Live in Salt Lake City, Utah, but the ones about technology stood out to us. The conversation veered from sharing personal anecdotes with Pluralsight CEO Aaron Skonnard to cracking jokes at every opportunity, much to the audience’s delight. Last month, the Malala Fund launched Assembly, a digital publication written by girls, for girls, seeking to educate and inspire the next generation of female leaders. Malala, who herself was only 11 when she started blogging under the pen name Gul Makai, said she is now inspired by the amazing stories girls tell her. “We’re hearing these powerful and inspiring stories from girls, not just … [Read more...] about Malala Yousafzai on the importance of technology, education, and … magic
Intel India hosted the first edition of its Artificial Intelligence developers conference aka AI DevCon in Bengaluru on 8 August, following a similar event that took place in the US. The idea of the AI DevCon is to bring key stakeholders in the fields of data science, machine and deep learning, application development and more to work towards making AI mainstream. Intel also used the occasion to talk about its end to end solutions across software, hardware and the ecosystem enabling an AI-first approach to doing things. In addition to the over 500 developers who attended the event, the AI DevCon also had sessions with Intel’s key industry partners who gave real-life examples of using AI and deep learning in their day-to-day operations. Verticals such as e-commerce, healthcare, software consulting, telecom infrastructure and more were covered over the day-long sessions. Gadi Singer, vice president and architecture general manager, AI at Intel. Image: Intel Evolution of … [Read more...] about Intel AI DevCon: India can play a crucial role in the development of AI- Technology News, Firstpost