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Artificial Intelligence

PAS QuickNotes 85

From what we buy, to how we get around, to how we structure and govern our communities, Artificial Intelligence (AI) is a growing but often unseen force. This edition of PAS QuickNotes defines AI and describes its many potential benefits to communities. It cautions readers about possible unanticipated consequences and the importance of responsible AI use.

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