Delft Artificial Intelligence Research and Education
Delft University of Technology is home to over 50 scientists covering almost all areas of Artificial Intelligence.
AI research and education at Delft University of Technology focuses on understanding, designing, and engineering the responsible automation of complex systems, involving people as well as technical components.
04 september 2018
Virginia Dignum op European Commission over What is Artificial Intelligence?
What is artificial intelligence? Virginia Dignum, Associate Professor of Social Artificial Intelligence at Delft University of Technology, provides a definition.
16 juli 2018
Jeroen van den Hoven on phy.org about artificial intelligence
Digital technologies such as artificial intelligence and robotics, 'desperately' need an institutional framework and system of values to help regulate the industry, ethics expert Jeroen van den Hoven has told leading scientists and policymakers.
29 juni 2018
The ICAPS'18 and the CPAIOR'18 conference at the TU Delft have been a great success
The International Conference on Automated Planning and Scheduling (ICAPS) 2018 and the International Conference on Integration of AI and OR Techniques in Constraint Programming for Combinatorial Optimization Problems (CPAIOR) 2018 in Delft have been a great success. Thanks to everyone who helped us!
16 mei 2018
Aimee van Wynsberghe in NRC next: EU dreigt digitale kolonie te worden
Kunstmatige intelligentie China en de VS werken al jaren aan werelddominantie. De Europese houding ten opzichte van kunstmatige intelligentie (artificial intelligence, AI) leek lang op slaapwandelen. Al jaren wordt de achterstand van de EU op AI-grootmachten Amerika en China groter. Aimée van Wynsberghe, roboticaonderzoeker aan de TU Delft en mede-oprichter van de stichting Responsible Robotics, maakt zich vooral zorgen over de brain drain van Europees AI-talent. „Je ziet dat sommige AI-studenten hun studie niet eens meer afmaken omdat ze al voor enorme salarissen voor Amerikaanse bedrijven kunnen gaan werken.” Zonder eigen bedrijven verdwijnen goede techneuten uiteindelijk naar het buitenland.
30 april 2018
Virginia Dignum in Politico about AI Ethics
Europe’s secret weapon in the race against the U.S. and China on artificial intelligence is … ethics. The EU Commission wants to spell out how to preserve fundamental rights along with the rise of AI. One of the central goals in the EU strategy is to provide customers with insight into the systems. Virginia Dignum, an AI researcher at the Delft University of Technology, said “transparency of AI is more than just making the algorithm transparent,” adding that companies should also have to disclose details such as which data was used to train their algorithms, which data are used to make decisions, how this data was collected, or at which point in the process humans were involved in the decision-making process.