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A (more) visual guide to the proposed EU Artificial Intelligence Act

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Apr 30, 2021

As with the FTC's post above, the European Commission's announcement of robust, new legal framework on AI stirred up an immense amount of speculation, analysis, and consternation in some quarters. The immediate alarmism has since tempered, but AI builders have a host of new considerations and requirements coming down the pike.

In order to make the legislation easier to digest, Open Ethics founder and AI thought leader Nikita Lukianets wrote this excellent visual guide teasing out the salient themes from the rather confusing structure of titles and topics. In conclusion, he notes that "despite the efforts from the EC to make the regulation future-proof, some of its provisions [may] be overtaken by technological developments before they even apply."

Other valuable perspectives on this new legislation include:

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