China, Russia AI Support Needs Security Review, U.S. Panel Says

July 20, 2020, 10:00 PM

The U.S. government should require national security reviews of countries like China and Russia that invest in U.S. development of sensitive technologies such as artificial intelligence, according to a federal advisory panel.

The race to develop AI is “a competition in values,” Robert Work, vice chair of the National Security Commission on Artificial Intelligence, said at a Monday meeting where the panel released its recommendations.

Letting a country such as China dominate the technology may threaten personal privacy, the rule of law, and other democratic values, said Work, a former deputy secretary of defense under President Barack Obama.

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