Artificial Intelligence for Ethiopia

በኢትዮጵያ ባዮቴክሎጂ ኢንስቲትዩት የኢመርጂንግ ቴክኖሎጂ ማዕከል ከሀዋሳ ዮኒቨርሲቲ የቴክኖሎጂ ኢንስቲትዩት ጋር በትብብር “Artificial Intelligence for Ethiopia” በሚል ርዕስ ሚያዝያ 26 እና 27, 2010 ዓ.ም  ሀገር አቀፍ አውደ ጥናት (workshop) አዘጋጅቷል። በዚህ በሀገራችን የመጀመሪያው በሆነው አውደ ጥናት ላይ ወደ መቶ የሚጠጉ ተሳታፊዎች ከተለያዩ የምርምር ማዕከላት፣ የመንግስት ሚኒስቴር ተቋማት፣ ዩኒቨርሲቲዎች እንዲሁም የተለያዩ ግል ድርጅቶች ተሳትፈዋል፡፡ በዚህ አውደ ጥናት በአለም ላይ እጅግ ተፅዕኖ ፈጣሪ ቴክኖሎጂዎች ከሆኑት አንዱ በሆነው አርቴፊሻል ኢንተለጀንስ ለጤና፣ለግብራና፣ ለትምህርት እንዲሁም ለኢንዱስትሪ አውቶሜሽን የሚኖረውን አስተዋጽዎ በማሳየትና የማህበረሰቡን ግንዛቤ በማስረፅ አኳያ የተለያዩ የምርምርና ጥናታዊ ጽሁፎች ቀርበው በቀረበውም ፅሁፍ ላይ ውይይት ተደርጎ ለቀጣይ ግብአት የሚሆኑ ጥልቅ አስተያየቶችን ከተለያዩ ተሳታፊዎች በመቀበል አንድ ሀገራዊ የአርተፊሻል ኢንተለጀንስ (AI) አማካሪ ከስራ ክፍሉ ጋር ሆኖ የሚሰራ አካል በመምረጥ ውይይቱ ተጠናቋል። በስተመጨረሻም የአውደ ጥናቱ ተሳታፊዎች የሐዋሳ ኢንዱስትሪ ፓርክን በመጎብኘት አውደ ጥናቱ በስኬት ተጠናቋል።


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