Posts tagged as AI

White paper finds AI capable of doubling SA’s growth

While South Africa’s many challenges such as high unemployment and weak economic growth are multifaceted, and requires both public and private sector participation, the appropriate application of modern technologies can be an important part of solving many of these challenges, states the authors of a new whitepaper released by Accenture. Its authors believe that the […]

University of Pretoria formalises AI and machine learning research

MultiChoice South Africa and the University of Pretoria (UP) have entered into a partnership to develop and sustain scarce artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) technology skills in South Africa by establishing a fully-funded research chair of AI and ML at the University of Pretoria. The field of AI, and specifically machine and deep […]