Can we have AI learn “on the job” safely? For example, in machine vision applications.


The grow and level up the economy strategic priority is at the heart of the government’s agenda to spread opportunity across the UK. Transport has a crucial role to play, whether it be through improving connectivity across the United Kingdom and growing the economy by enhancing the transport network, on time and on budget. DfT has a number of specific interests in this space, notably our infrastructure projects, Places for Growth and our apprenticeships and skills work.

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    The project is focused on creating AI systems that can learn on-the-job, which directly answers the question.