Mexico leads Latin America as one of the first ten countries in the world to launch an artificial in

Updated: Jun 21, 2018

Authors: Emma Martinho-Truswell and Constanza Gomez Mont

Mexico has joined some of the world’s most technically advanced and ambitious nations by launching a national artificial intelligence (AI) strategy. During a time of national political transition and technological change worldwide, Mexico’s AI strategy provides direction on how the opportunities from AI can be harnessed for the country’s economy and society.

The launch of its strategy makes Mexico one of the first ten countries in the world - and the first in Latin America - to publicly announce a national AI strategy. In doing so, Mexico has joined an elite club which includes the UK, Canada, China, the UAE, Singapore, South Korea, France, and Japan.