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SXSW 2018

Big Data & AI Doing More with Less in Government

Can cognitive technologies do government employees’ thinking for them? Not quite—at least not yet. But right now, AI-based programs can help agencies cut costs, free up millions of labor hours for more critical tasks, and deliver better, faster services.

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  1. What do you foresee the as the impact to the workforce?
  2. How can standard and policies be set on self-learning AI? Who sets governance and ultimately set controls (agencies, congress, judicial)?
  3. In the next 5 years, what are the best, break through areas do you see government solving with Big Data & AI that will improve of our lives?



Thomas Beach, Chief Data Strategist & Big Data Portfolio Mgr, United States Patent & Trademark Office

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  • Event: SXSW
  • Format: Panel
  • Track: Government
  • Level: Advanced
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