K. Havlíček: CR may be global leader in AI

30. 8. 2019

(ČIA) The main goals of the Czech Republic in the field of artificial intelligence (AI) include securing a safe society, simplifying life for people and winning the European Centre of excellence. The information was provided by the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Czech Republic (MPO) after the signature of memoranda in the field of AI between representatives of the state and university teams from the Czech University of technology in Prague, the University of Technology in Ostrava, the Faculty of Mathematics and Physics at the Charles University, and members of the Confederation of Industry of the Czech Republic. Czech Vice-PM and Minister of Industry and Trade Karel Havlíček (representing ANO) said that the Czech Republic had a chance to become a global leader in the field of AI. He said that AI was able to significantly improve life in many areas, such as healthcare, education, communication with public administration, trade, services or transport.