Self regulation of AI is not an option - Cliff Saran's Enterprise blog

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As anybody who has tried to clear their credit history will attest to, the computer is always right. Even if the final decision ultimately involves human intervention, those involved in decision-making tend to defer to the computer's response. The UK's education system is built around reading and writing and arithmetic to prepare children with the basic skills they need as adults. Is a basic understanding of AI also needed? Tabitha Goldstaub, co-founder of CogX and chair of the AI Council, believes so, especially if the general public are to benefit from any forthcoming regulatory framework.