Media and AI: Are We in for a Prosperous or Doomed Future?

Sun, 21 May 2023 - 02:24 GMT

While people try and find some solace in humor, the fear of AI is brewing. So when it comes to media, how will AI make an impact?

The Rise of AI: A Threat or an Opportunity?

Wed, 10 May 2023 - 03:55 GMT

Every day, a new invention pops up, changing the world as we know it. Cars, mobile phones, the internet, and social media. All those are results of innovation. We are constantly searching for and inventing machines that make our lives easier. However, every good invention comes with its downside.

Experts in UNHRC call for protecting human rights from AI challenges

Fri, 23 Sep 2022 - 10:00 GMT

A number of international experts in artificial intelligence (AI) and human rights, along with international organizations and individuals, called for a unified effort through an international action and legal framework to protect human rights privacy when it comes to adopting AI technologies.

Egyptian-Chinese University to establish 5 new faculties, including AI: Univ. President

Wed, 31 Aug 2022 - 11:38 GMT

He also pointed to the university's keenness that the university teaches English and Chinese languages.

Topics to be discussed at 6th edition of 'Egypt Can' conference unveiled

Sun, 15 May 2022 - 02:22 GMT

The conference will be held on May 30-31, and have as theme "By Industry."

Egypt targets increasing AI contribution to GDP to 7.7% by 2030 - IDSC

Sun, 20 Feb 2022 - 01:01 GMT

This requires attaining tangible progress in digital transformation and collecting useful data, on which the AI applications depend, added the IDSC in its newly-issued series of "Visions on Road to Development".

AOI, Huawei sign memo for training cadres, localizing AI

Wed, 25 Aug 2021 - 12:16 GMT

He made the remarks on Wednesday during the inking of a memorandum of understanding between the AOI and Huawei Technologies Egypt in presence of Global Vice President of Huawei Hou Tao.

ICT minister announces launch of AI platform

Sun, 04 Jul 2021 - 04:38 GMT

The platform also provides an opportunity for exchanging views and expertise among stakeholders, i.e. the government, public and private sectors, academia, and startups, on AI issues, especially those related to the opportunities enabled by such technology and the principles and ethics of its use, the minister said.

Digital Egypt Builders Initiative partners up with South Korean university in AI master's program

Tue, 29 Jun 2021 - 10:44 GMT

The Ministry of Telecommunications and Information Technology signed on Tuesday an MoU with South Korea's Pusan National University.

ICT minister releases details on Digital Egypt Builders Initiative

Mon, 21 Sep 2020 - 02:38 GMT

The initiative was launched recently.

Egypt to introduce artificial intelligence in irrigation water management

Mon, 10 Aug 2020 - 12:51 GMT

The Ministry of Agriculture and Land Reclamation and the Ministry of Telecommunications and Information Technology signed a cooperation protocol.

Artificial Intelligence in the Spotlight

Wed, 12 Feb 2020 - 11:14 GMT

Egypt is giving more attention to AI, aiming to increase its contribution of GDP to 7.7 percent by 2030.

WYF attendee: Egypt has strong infrastructure to implement blockchain

Fri, 13 Dec 2019 - 02:02 GMT

Simplifying the definition of blockchain, Daw said that it is a new way to save data in a way that enables anyone to access them easily in case they are authorized.

First ever Egyptian AI faculty inaugurated

Sat, 20 Jul 2019 - 02:51 GMT

The class of 2019/2020 will be its first as it accepts students who had math as concentration in high school.

Egypt eyes Chinese companies for solar-power projects, AI technology

Fri, 03 May 2019 - 10:33 GMT

The Egyptian delegation visited China Electronics Technology Group (CETC), China Metallurgical Group Corporation (MCC), China Enfi Engineering Corp., and China Silicon Corporation Ltd (SINOSICO).

Century AI educational platform introduced in Egypt

Wed, 24 Apr 2019 - 12:32 GMT

The software maximizes the potential of pupils and teachers.

Egypt, Russia to cooperate in ICT sector, Africa

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 - 03:19 GMT

Egyptian prime minister and Russian communications minister met to discuss cooperation in the sectors of IT and digital transformation.

Egypt slams AI's statement on children torture in Egypt

Thu, 22 Nov 2018 - 12:51 GMT

The government's SIS denied AI's allegations stating that the Egyptian authorities have secretly abducted at least 12 children.

Huawei Mate 20, 20 Pro unveiled: More AI, better cameras, wireless charging

Tue, 13 Nov 2018 - 11:13 GMT

The latest Huawei flagship devices set a new bar by which all 2018 smartphones will be measured.

Huawei launches king of smartphones Huawei Mate 20 Series in MENA region

Thu, 08 Nov 2018 - 03:17 GMT

"Huawei takes pride in being a pioneer in On-Device Artificial Intelligence, shaping the evolution of smartphones into intelligent tools that understand users in order to assist them."