UK Government launches ambitious National AI Strategy
28th September 2021
The UK Government has launched its eagerly anticipated National AI Strategy for the next decade.
The aim of the Strategy is to position the UK as a leading global superpower in AI, recognising the transformative power and wide-ranging potential of AI in all sectors of society and the economy and in providing solutions to some of the big issues of the day including climate change, national security and bounce-back from the COVID-19 pandemic. Its specific goals are for the UK to experience significant growth in discoveries that are not only made in the UK but are also commercialised and exploited there; to benefit from economic and productivity growth due to AI; and to establish the most trusted and pro-innovation system for AI governance on the planet – albeit on this later objective that is unsurprisingly a stated objective of other countries too.
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