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Massachusetts Institute of Technology — AI Trends and Impacts Research (2022)

Award Date 
3/2022
Grant Amount 
$13,277,348
Purpose 
To support research on modeling the trends and impacts of AI and computing.

Grant investigators: Luke Muehlhauser

This page was reviewed but not written by the grant investigator. Massachusetts Institute of Technology staff also reviewed this page prior to publication.

Open Philanthropy recommended a grant of $13,277,348 over four years to the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) to support research led by Neil Thompson on modeling the trends and impacts of AI and computing. Thompson will use this funding to hire new staff and expand his lab work.

This follows our November 2020 support and falls within our focus area of potential risks from advanced artificial intelligence.