Google has pledged €25 million to boost AI skill in Europe. Working alongside The Centre for Public Impact, applications are now open for social enterprises and non-profits looking to invest in AI training.
Google has also expanded it’s free online AI training to 18 languages and has promised to run a series of “growth academies” to support companies using AI to scale their businesses with AI.
Adrian Brown, executive director of the Centre for Public Impact said the following about the scheme:
“Research shows that the benefits of AI could exacerbate existing inequalities — especially in terms of economic security and employment.”
“This new program will help people across Europe develop their knowledge, skills and confidence around AI, ensuring that no one is left behind.”
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