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These fifty-three specific projects, initiatives, and programs leveraging emerging technologies for the public interest were identified in the process of creating the Pathways Through the Portal report. These organizations were either discovered during our original research or were directly suggested by one or more of the 24 field leaders we interviewed for the report.


Open source project using Raspberry Pis and sensors to learn about the health of a bee colony by monitoring the temperature and humidity inside and outside the hive over multiple years.

Tackling Climate Change with Machine Learning

Here we describe how machine learning can be a powerful tool in reducing greenhouse gas emissions and helping society adapt to a changing climate.


An Emmy-winning, multi-year, many-media, collaborative documentary experiment at the National Film Board of Canada, that explores vertical living around the world.

Stanford AI Lab (SAIL)

The Stanford Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (SAIL) has been a center of excellence for Artificial Intelligence research, teaching, theory, and practice since its founding in 1962.


The SAFElab is a research initiative focused on examining the ways in which youth of color navigate violence on and offline.

Turing Institute AI for science and government (ASG)

A major integrated research programme with a goal to deploy AI and data science in priority areas to support the UK economy.

Climate Change AI

Climate Change AI aims to facilitate work at the nexus of climate change and machine learning.


Harnessing Data Science to Measure and Counter Hate Speech & Crime

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