The Artificial Intelligence Researchers Association (AIRA) is a not-for-profit representative body established to support the production and dissemination of artificial intelligence research.
The Association will connect, support and provide a voice for the artificial intelligence research community, with all its sub-disciplines, to position Aotearoa New Zealand as a frontrunner internationally in leveraging this transformational technology to benefit society.
- Promote Artificial Intelligence (AI) research for the advancement of the field in a manner that is both ethical and beneficial to society.
- Connect AI researchers to support the development of AI research and education in Aotearoa New Zealand.
- Encourage collaboration between researchers, industry and government in AI-related fields.
- Raise public awareness of AI and help inform government policies concerning AI, based on sound and independent research.