A Labour UK government would force AI companies to share test data

05/02/2024 | The Guardian

The UK Labour Party has proposed new regulations that would force artificial intelligence (AI) companies to share test data with officials to increase transparency. The party would replace a voluntary testing agreement reached between several leading technology companies and the government during the AI Safety Summit last November with a statutory regime. Peter Kyle, the Shadow Secretary of State for Science, Innovation and Technology, has called for greater transparency from AI companies, arguing that regulators and politicians have failed to rein in social media platforms. Under the new proposals, AI firms would be required to share all test data and reveal what they are testing for, and would also need to conduct safety tests with independent oversight.

Read Full Story
Generative AI, chatbots, artificial intelligence

What is this page?

You are reading a summary article on the Privacy Newsfeed, a free resource for DPOs and other professionals with privacy or data protection responsibilities helping them stay informed of industry news all in one place. The information here is a brief snippet relating to a single piece of original content or several articles about a common topic or thread. The main contributor is listed in the top left-hand corner, just beneath the article title.

The Privacy Newsfeed monitors over 300 global publications, of which more than 4,350 summary articles have been posted to the online archive dating back to the beginning of 2020. A weekly roundup is available by email every Friday.

Freevacy has been shortlisted in the Best Educator category.
The PICCASO Privacy Awards recognise the people making an outstanding contribution to this dynamic and fast-growing sector.