Google, has announced it will be opening its next artificial intelligence (AI) research centre in Ghana’s capital city, Accra.The centre will be the first of its kind on the continent.
Google Said: In a post published by Jeff Dean (Senior Fellow, Google AI) and Moustapha Cisse (Staff Research Scientist and Lead of Google AI Center Accra).
Today, we’re announcing a Google AI research center in Africa, which will open later this year in Accra, Ghana. We’ll bring together top machine learning researchers and engineers in this new center dedicated to AI research and its applications.
Despite the launch of the centre being a new move for the firm, Google has held offices in Africa for the past 10 years. The development has just begun, we wait to see what comes next.