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The latest developments around the fields of

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  • Robotics/AI

Preparing for the Future of Artificial Intelligence

  • Executive
  • Robotics/AI

Original Development Brief – Surveys the current status of Artificial Intelligence, identifies challenges in its application, and provides recommendations for federal agencies and practitioners to advance the technology, promote innovation, and benefit the public.

The Development and Validation of Methods for Sampling and Characterizing Engineered Nanomaterials in Air and on Workplace Surfaces

  • Agency
  • Other
  • Nanotechnology

Institut de recherche Robert-Sauvé en santé et en sécurité du travail (IRSST) published the final report for Project 2013-0059, “The Development and Validation of Methods for Sampling and Characterizing Engineered Nanomaterials in Air and on Workplace Surfaces.”  The report is available in French, but the abstract is available in English.  IRSST is one of the leading OHS research centres in Canada, the Institute conducts and funds research activities aimed at eliminating risks to worker health and safety and at promoting worker rehabilitation.

No Armed Drones Act of 2017 (HR 129, 115th Congress)

  • Government
  • Elected Body
  • Robotics/AI

Original Development Brief - Amends the FAA Modernization and Reform Act of 2012 to prevent the use of an unmanned aircraft system as a weapon while operating in the national airspace system.

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