Inviting students to train as the experts of tomorrow in applying machine learning to human genetics and electronic health records.Read More
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“I think this time in our history is the most exciting time. We have so much technology that we can leverage and that we can use to create a better world.”Read More
By its own definition, South By Southwest dedicates itself to helping creatives achieve their goals and proves that the most unexpected discoveries happen when diverse topics and people come together. This is what brought the Benevolent team to Texas - to share our collective vision of using the power of technology to solve something that truly matters to the world. For us, this means tackling the most challenging and devastating diseases that currently have no cure, and we believe our efforts can and will change outcomes for patients.Read More
AstraZeneca and BenevolentAI launch artificial intelligence collaboration to accelerate drug discovery
Collaboration with BenevolentAI will use machine learning and artificial intelligence to discover potential new drugs for chronic kidney disease and idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis.Read More
Artificial intelligence identifies existing drugs that may reduce sight loss from macular degeneration
The initial results from an artificial intelligence project show a number of existing drugs have the potential to reduce sight loss from age-related macular degeneration, the leading cause of sight loss.Read More
His Holiness Pope Francis has commenced his historic visit to the United Arab Emirates, the first Papal visit to the Arabian Peninsula.
During an address at an event in Abu Dhabi, His Holiness commended the efforts of the Interfaith Alliance for Safer Communities, saying:Read More
Watch Joanna Shields as she takes the stage and returns to DLD 2019 - an event which is a source of great inspiration and hope. BenevolentAI believes that unconventional thinking combined with purposeful technology can truly change outcomes in the world.Read More
Thank you for the warm welcome. It’s an honour to be in the company of so many outstanding women. From the energy in this room, I can tell that we are going to have a phenomenal experience together today. I want to thank Vanessa and the wonderful team behind We Are Tech Women for elevating the status of women, bringing us together and creating this opportunity for dialogue and sharing experiences. Throughout my career it was the support of my peers, primarily women, that lifted me, inspired me and gave me the confidence to achieve much more than I could have ever achieved on my own.Read More
Baroness Shields was honoured with the Fatima bint Mubarak Award for Motherhood and Childhood at a ceremony in Abu Dhabi in recognition of her work to make the internet safe for young people worldwide with the WePROTECT Global Alliance.Read More
Your Excellencies, ladies and gentlemen, we gather here today at the Interfaith Alliance for Safer Communities to discuss one of the most urgent problems of our time: the exploitation and abuse of children through digital technologies.Read More
The World Childhood Foundation USA’s ThankYou Awards were established in 2015 to recognize outstanding individuals who through their work, and leadership, significantly contribute to advancing the well-being of children and their rights. Baroness Shields was recognized by Queen Silvia of Sweden for her foundational work with the WePROTECT Global Alliance to end the online abuse and exploitation of children.Read More
We hear so much about how technology is transforming life as we know it — from autonomous vehicles to the likely prospect of space travel to Mars — so why then does the treatment of disease still represent one of the greatest unmet human needs?Read More
Baroness Shields’ Opening Keynote Address to CognitionX
Thank you for the vibrant welcome. I think that we can safely conclude from the nearly 7000 people who have registered and will join us today and tomorrow that this one of the hottest tickets and one of the most important topics in the world right now.Read More
Delivered to the fifth Annual Intelligence Community (IC) Women's Summit.
Thank you for the warm welcome. It’s an honour to be in the company of so many outstanding women.
Growing up in unremarkable surroundings not far from here in Pennsylvania, I never imagined that I would be standing here today. But in many ways, I feel like we are fellow travellers. As leading women in intelligence and security, together we endeavour to combat crime and protect lives. I am sure that many of you too have defied the odds to be here today. And you have done it all whilst trying to be perfect mothers, daughters, sisters, spouses and friends.Read More