#DataPrivacyWeek : Data Protection vs. AI: A Balancing Act

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On Wed, Jan 24, 2024 at 8:36 AM Linda Wairure via KICTANet <
kictanet@lists.kictanet.or.ke> wrote:

> The Consolidated Text of the proposed EU Artificial Intelligence Act is
> currently available.
> This is the first major regulatory framework specifically aimed at
> governing the development, deployment, and use of artificial intelligence,
> setting a precedent for global AI policy.
> On Tue, 23 Jan 2024 at 04:37, David Indeje via KICTANet <
> kictanet@lists.kictanet.or.ke> wrote:
>> Dear Listers,
>> This Data Protection Week, a debate rages: do privacy laws hinder AI
>> progress? While they may seem restrictive, principles like purpose
>> limitation, data minimization, transparency, and security are crucial for
>> responsible AI development.
>> Imagine an AI denied credit to a woman in a shared account, with
>> developers unable to explain the bias. Data protection asks for
>> explainability, even as AI models grow complex. The same goes for security:
>> recent hacks exposed training data and manipulated AI outputs. Responsible
>> AI thrives under privacy laws, ensuring innovation prioritizes the
>> responsible use of personal data.
>> So, do data protection laws restrain AI?
>> www.kictanet.or.ke/do-data-protection-laws-restrain-ai-development/