World Leaders in AIWS Award Updates
UCLA Professor Judea Pearl is named 2020 World Leader in the Artificial Intelligence World Society

UCLA Professor Judea Pearl is named 2020 World Leader in the Artificial Intelligence World Society

Professor Judea Pearl has been named World Leader of 2020 by the Artificial Intelligence World Society for his watershed work on quantifying cause-and-effect relationships in statistical analysis. This is a significant leap forward because statisticians heretofore focused on correlations, and remained mute on causality as being within their analytical realm.

Abe remarks ignite speculation about election

Abe remarks ignite speculation about election

(29th Feb 2016) Mr. Abe said the tax decision must be based on expert analysis to determine "whether the global economy is really contracting. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's recent warning about the possibility of a severe global economic contraction after...

Obama to visit Vietnam amidst Chinese expansionism

Obama to visit Vietnam amidst Chinese expansionism

(22th Feb 2016) At a summit of 10 Asian nations in California, Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung urged Obama to have a "strong voice" and take "more practical actions" to end activities aimed at upsetting the “status quo’’ and, by implication, establishing...

Obama and Abe discuss North Korean threat

Obama and Abe discuss North Korean threat

(15th Feb 2016) U.S. President Barack Obama and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe have discussed by phone North Korea’s menacing. Feb. 6launch of a ballistic missile and called for a strong international response to what the White House called a “destabilizing...

G7 host, Abe marks quake/tsunami anniversary

G7 host, Abe marks quake/tsunami anniversary

(March 14th, 2016) Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, who will be the main host of this year’s G7 Summit, on May 26-27, last week marked the fifth anniversary of the huge earthquake and tsunami that struck the north coast of Honshu on March 11, 2011. He said:...