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NSF Convergence Accelerator Symposium on AI and Disasters, Dec. 3 - 4, 2019
The AI Institute hosted this excellent gathering of very active, engaged and knowledgeable practitioners and researchers on AI and Disasters.

Amit Sheth: Should We Be Worried About Artificial Intelligence? The New AI Institute and Choosing Grad StudentsInnovation on Main, Nov. 20, 2019
In this podcast, Amit Sheth, the founding director of the UofSC Artificial Intelligence Institute, joins host Abe Danaher to talk about artificial intelligence and the new, university-wide institute he has founded.

Turning big data into smart data: New AI Institute launches to elevate research efforts already underway - UofSC Today, May 2019

Amit Sheth: The AI revolution is Here The Morning Consult, Nov. 05, 2019
An opinion piece with an objective to discuss AI's relevance to South Carolina, to declare that South Carolina is a player, and introduce our initiative- the AI Institute.

USC to open “smart data” artificial intelligence institute, The State, May 2019
The University of South Carolina will be opening an institute devoted to the study of artificial intelligence, or AI.
The institute will both develop technology and consider the impact of AI on employment 

Leadership in AI selected as a UofSC’s Excellence Initiative, UofSC Today, April 2019
The leadership in AI initiative is what got the AI Institute started with an initial $8m investment. Announcement on the excellence initiative selection.

Leadership talk: Artificial Intelligence Institute at UofSC, February 2019
Talk describing the vision associated with the Artificial Intelligence Institute at UofSC as presented by Prof. Sheth.

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