Jan 07 2018 - 01:34pm
AI and Developing Countries



While the negative consequences of AI and related technologies have been discussed for advanced societies where such technologies are being introduced first, there has been less discussion of the impact in the context of developing countries. A brief article in phys.org highlights several of the most likely negative consequences, including unemployment, wealth concentration, and algorithymic bias. As we think about the future of education, we should be mindful of the impact of technological advances and the role that education might play in mitigating some of the less desirable trends.


Posted in: Education|By: Gary Natriello|548 Reads