USC is positioning itself to be a leader in the emerging field of artificial intelligence (AI). It opened a new center for generative AI and society in March. And now they’re moving forward with a $1billion “Frontiers of Computing” initiative that would bring AI and computer literacy to all their departments, along with classes about ethics. It’s meant to figure out the future of this nascent technology.
USC invests big in AI as world grapples with the new technology
- Yannis Yortsos - dean of the USC Viterbi School of Engineering