French-Canadian Declaration on Artificial Intelligence (7 June 2018)

France and Canada share a same awareness of the potential of artificial intelligence and the revolution that it could generate in our everyday usages, our relationship with work and our societies. This new transformative technology will irrigate all human activities in the near future, creating new and different opportunities. That is why France and Canada would like to build joint capacity to understand and anticipate these impacts establishing global expertise at a very high level. The international study group mentioned in this statement will assess and organize joint debate on scientific developments in a fully independent manner so as to promote trust in these technologies.

Read the joint declaration (in French)