Romania adopts new OECD Principles on Artificial Intelligence, May 2019

Romania joins OECD member states in signing the OECD Principles on Artificial Intelligence at the Organisation’s annual Ministerial Council Meeting. Adopting the first set of intergovernmental policy guidelines on Artificial Intelligence (AI) and agreeing to uphold international standards that aim to ensure AI systems are designed to be robust, safe, fair and trustworthy.
✔️AI should benefit people and the planet by driving inclusive growth, sustainable development and well-being.
✔️AI systems should be designed in a way that respects the rule of law, human rights, democratic values and diversity, and they should include appropriate safeguards – for example, enabling human intervention where necessary – to ensure a fair and just society.
✔️There should be transparency and responsible disclosure around AI systems to ensure that people understand when they are engaging with them and can challenge outcomes.
✔️AI systems must function in a robust, secure and safe way throughout their lifetimes, and potential risks should be continually assessed and managed.
✔️Organisations and individuals developing, deploying or operating AI systems should be held accountable for their proper functioning in line with the above principles.