Global Partnership on Artificial Intelligence

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Overview:

India is hosting the Annual Global Partnership on Artificial Intelligence (GPAI) Summit from December 12 – 14, 2023.

About Global Partnership on Artificial Intelligence

  • It is a multi-stakeholder initiative which aims to bridge the gap between theory and practice on AI by supporting cutting-edge research and applied activities on AI-related priorities.
  • It was launched in June 2020.
  • Membership in GPAI is open to all countries, including emerging and developing countries.
  • Member countries: At present it has 28 member countries including the European Union.
  • India is one of the founding members of GPAI.
  • Secretariat: Its secretariat is hosted at the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), Paris.
  • Structure
    • It has a Council and a Steering Committee.
    • It has two Centres of Expertise: One in Montreal and another in Paris.
    • These Centres of Expertise will facilitate GPAI’s four working groups and their research and practical projects, across various sectors and disciplines.
  • The working groups will initially focus on four themes:
    • Responsible AI 
    • Data Governance 
    • the Future of Work 
    • Innovation and Commercialization 

Q1) What is the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)?

It is an international organisation of 38 countries committed to democracy and the market economy. OECD members are typically democratic countries that support free-market economies. The OECD was established on Dec. 14, 1960, by 18 European nations, plus the United States and Canada.

Source: Research Symposium at the Global Partnership on Artificial Intelligence – GPAI 2023