Will AI save humanity? US tech fest offers reality check

March 15, 2024

Azure AI Language can really capture that sentiment, and tell a business how their customers are feeling," she explained. That ethos was very present at SXSW, with talk about "when" AGI will become a reality, rather than "if." Ben Goertzel, a scientist who heads the SingularityNET Foundation and the AGI Society, predicted the advent of general AI by 2029. - 'Not there yet' -Initially, AI should accelerate the design of new, more sustainable drugs or materials, said believers in AI. Inequities weren't caused by AI, they're caused by humans and I think AI can help a little bit.