T54. Head of AI

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Task description

Coordinated and accountable AI development, operation, and use are key to sustainable AI operations in organizations.

The organization should establish an organizational role responsible for overseeing AI system development and AI system operations. We refer to this organizational role as Head of AI.

The Head of AI should have sufficient knowledge and understanding of the organization’s AI operations to make informed risk-reward decisions.

The Head of AI should have adequate authority and resources to implement and entrench coordinated AI operations.