June 16, 2024

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Merging Minds:  AI Growth Through Human Collaboration

The global artificial intelligence (AI) market is set to soar twenty-fold by 2030, becoming a colossal part of the global technology mix.  Despite this rapid growth, AI still requires human intervention to overcome its limitations.  AI incidents and controversies have increased twenty-six-fold since 2012, demonstrating the importance of human guidance.

Artificial intelligence cannot make perfect decisions independently, nor does it possess human soft skills like creativity, empathy, and teamwork.  Notable figures in technology, such as OpenAI’s CEO Sam Altman, see AI as a co-pilot, blending humanity’s collective power and creativity.  Fei-Fei Li, a Stanford University computer science professor, emphasizes AI’s human-centric nature, saying, “AI is made by humans, intended to behave by humans, and, ultimately, to impact humans’ lives and human society.”

Human intelligence is crucial for AI curation, the process of guiding AI through essential questions.  By collaborating with humans, artificial intelligence can develop multitasking abilities, discernment, moral decision-making, empathy, and creativity.  This partnership will enable AI to achieve artificial general intelligence, expanding its roster of tasks.Creativity and adaptability are the primary qualities that AI needs from humans.  By directing artificial intelligence through curation and focusing on basic questions, we can unlock its potential.  Combining human and artificial intelligence allows us to accomplish significant tasks quickly, creating a brighter future for AI driven by human-centric commands.

What AI Needs To Learn From Humans
Source: Academic Influence