AI for Social Good

There has been a dramatically increasing interest in Artificial Intelligence (AI) in recent years. AI has been successfully applied to societal challenge problems and it has a great potential to provide tremendous social good in the future.


University of Southern California – USC Center for Artificial Intelligence in Society (CAIS)

Harvard University – Center for Research on Computation and Society (CRCS)

Cornell University – Institute for Computational Sustainability (ICS)

Massachusetts Institute of Technology – MIT Institute for Data, Systems, and Society (IDSS)

Ph.D. Programs

Carnegie Mellon University – Societal Computing

Recent and Upcoming Events

1st Workshop on Mechanism Design for Social Good (MD4SG’17), June 26, 2017 at MIT

The AAAI 2017 Spring Symposium on AI for Social Good (AISOC): March 27-29, 2017, Stanford University

AI for Social Good workshop: June 7, 2016, Washington, D.C.

Related Websites

Artificial Intelligence for Development


One Hundred Year Study on AI (AI100) 2016 Report

Job Opportunities