CAIS Research partnership awarded $2.1m for landslide prediction project
USC CAIS and USC Viterbi School of Engineering is partnering with RAND Corporation and others on a project to predict the likelihood of these hazardous events. The three-year project has just been awarded more than $2.1 million in funding from the National Science Foundation’s “Smart and Connected Communities” program.
AI for Social Good book series
Artificial Intelligence and Social Work is available now (use code MTAMBE2018 for 20% off)! Pre-order Artificial Intelligence and Conservation, with a publication date of January 2019 (use code FANG2019 for 20% off).
USC CAIS + MSR Workshop
Microsoft Research team members from India, Redmond, and New York joined USC CAIS on December 4th for a collaborative workshop.
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