In response to the rapid emergence of AI technologies and the increasing need for sustainable solutions, the AI for Sustainable Societies Initiative (AI2S) at Prince Sultan University is a pioneering initiative that combines the power of Artificial Intelligence (AI) with the principles of sustainability to create innovative, resilient, and thriving societies. By focusing on interdisciplinary research, high-quality education, and fostering innovation, AI2S addresses complex global challenges and enhances human well-being while promoting ethical and responsible AI development. Through research grants, collaborations with industry and academia, and integrating sustainability concepts into AI education, AI2S aims to position Prince Sultan University as a leading institution in AI-driven solutions for sustainable societies.
AI2S envisions AI as a catalyst for sustainable, thriving societies.
AI2S advances AI solutions for sustainability, well-being, and responsible growth.
Commitment to integrating social, economic, and environmental dimensions in AI research, education, and innovation, ensuring long-term societal benefits.
Emphasizing the importance of ethical considerations, transparency, and accountability in the development and application of AI technologies.
Encouraging interdisciplinary collaboration among researchers, educators, students, and partners to drive innovative and effective AI solutions for sustainable societies.
Striving for the highest quality in research, education, and innovation, continuously pushing the boundaries of AI knowledge and applications.
Focus on creating meaningful and positive societal impacts, addressing real-world sustainability challenges through AI-driven solutions.
The AI2S initiative focuses on several research axes to address sustainability challenges through AI-driven solutions:
These research axes will guide AI2S in developing AI solutions that drive sustainability, well-being, and responsible growth, positioning Prince Sultan University at the forefront of AI-driven sustainability research.
By implementing these actions, PSU can create an environment that encourages and supports researchers to actively engage in the AI2S initiative, ultimately driving the development of AI-driven solutions for sustainable societies.
To involve all six colleges at Prince Sultan University (PSU) in the AI2S initiative, educational actions can be tailored to each college's specific domain while fostering interdisciplinary collaboration:
College of Computer and Information Sciences:
College of Engineering:
College of Business Administration:
College of Architecture and Design:
College of Law:
College of Humanities and Sciences:
By implementing these educational actions, PSU can effectively involve all six colleges in the AI2S initiative, fostering interdisciplinary collaboration and enriching the learning experience for students across various disciplines.