Fawad attends high level ministerial meeting on artificial intelligence

ISLAMABAD:Federal Minister for Information and Broadcasting Chaudhry Fawad Hussain Monday attended the high-level ministerial meeting on Artificial Intelligence (AI).

The meeting was a part of the Seventh Annual gathering of the World Government Summit having theme of “Shaping Future Governments”, a message received here from Dubai said.

The meeting held under the Global Governance of Al Forum (the ‘Forum’) and auspices of UAE Minister of State for Artificial Intelligence Omar Bin Sultan Al Olama.

This forum is a unique multi-stakeholder’s platform that brings together leading experts and practitioners from around the world to build Al governance frameworks and pathways to action.

The high level ministerial meeting received the recommendations from seven working groups such as; UN Secretary-General’s High-level Panel on Digital Cooperation, OECD’s AI Expert Group (AIGO), UNESCO’s AI Ethics working group, IEEE Global Initiative on the Ethics of Autonomous and Intelligent Systems, Council on Extended Intelligence (CXI), 2nd Global Governance of AI Roundtable and a Global Data Commons International Task Force. Subsequently, questions and answers session was held.

Now the forum would share these recommendations to the countries for building a collective framework for governing the rise of AI and as well as practical ways to action.

The Global Governance of Al Forum centers around three key objectives gather information about the state of Al technologies, their socioeconomic impact, and the state of Al governance practices and policies around the world; synthesize that information into actionable governance frameworks, policy options, and implementation-level guidelines that can be deployed by the UAE and other governments around the world and serve as the world’s authoritative forum for Al governance.