The OECD Framework for the Classification of AI systems

Intergovernmental  |  February 17, 2022

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Key dimensions structure AI system characteristics and interactions The framework classifies AI systems and applications along the following dimensions: People & Planet, Economic Context, Data & Input, AI Model and Task & Output. Each one has its own properties and attributes or sub-dimensions relevant to assessing policy considerations of particular AI systems.

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