The rush is on to use ChatGPT - but what could it mean for our jobs?
16 March 2023
AI Forum executive director Madeline Newman joined Frances Valentine, founder of AcademyEX – which runs The Mind Lab and Tech futures Lab, for a chat about ChatGPT and what it could mean for our jobs with Kathryn Ryan on RNZ’s Nine To Noon programme.Read More
ChatGPT proving to be the iPhone moment for AI
28 February 2023
Tēnā tātou katoa, ChatGPT is proving to be the iPhone moment for AI (thanks to Ming Cheuk for your excellent metaphor), with a good number of our members appearing in the news talking about the opportunities it has unleashed across a wide variety of applications, including: ElementX, Spark, Arcanum AI, Aware Group, Frankly AI, Ambit AI and University of Auckland. Get involvedWe have … Continue reading "Submission on use of emerging technologies to enhance biodiversity"Read More
NZ education needs to swiftly embrace artificial intelligence
24 February 2023
Understanding artificial intelligence and the impact on education is like the 1820 introduction of the calculator for maths, AIForumNZ executive director Madeline Newman says.Read More
Rise of the machines: Is AI going to take your job?
13 February 2023
Images of driverless buses and robot waiters may make workers nervous, but an artificial intelligence (AI) expert says most jobs are safe – for now. However, AI would “absolutely” change how people worked and the tasks they performed over the next decade, AI Forum of New Zealand chief executive Madeline Newman said. “Technology is always changing and the jobs … Continue reading "Submission on use of emerging technologies to enhance biodiversity"Read More
The exciting future of ChatGPT in Aotearoa
09 February 2023
More than a million people tested ChatGPT during its first few days online, generating everything from pop lyrics and trivia to generating articles, with sometimes dubious results, AIForumNZ executive director Madeline Newman says.Read More