Inside AI Policy

December 2, 2023

NIST’s new AI ‘safety’ center seen as central to Biden order for tech industry reporting

By Rick Weber / November 8, 2023

The National Institute of Standards and Technology will be setting up a new artificial intelligence testing center under President Biden’s executive order that will be expected to set the standards for AI developers to report on the safety of their products to the government, according to digital rights advocates and administration officials.

“The U.S. AI Safety Institute will harness work already underway by NIST and others to build the foundation for trustworthy AI systems” and to support use of an...

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