Sunak announces first global AI summit

Rishi Sunak, UK Prime Minister

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# 08 June 2023 05:21 (UTC +04:00)

British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak unveiled plans for an unprecedented global gathering on artificial intelligence during his visit to Washington on Wednesday, aiming for the United Kingdom to take the lead in addressing the potential dangers associated with AI, APA reports citing Teletrader.

The leader underscored that artificial intelligence has an amazing capacity to improve lives, but stressed that it is essential to ensure its safe and secure development and usage. He noted that London is well-suited for a leadership role, calling the UK "probably the leading AI nation amongst democratic countries" outside of the United States.