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Making synthetic, authentic

September 12, 2022 10-MINUTE READ

RESEARCH REPORT

In brief

35%

of consumers are confident or very confident they can recognize or identify deepfake videos or synthetic content.

Federal Technology Vision 2022: The Unreal

85%

of U.S. federal government executives report that their organization is dependent on AI technologies to function effectively.

A critical role for synthetic data in our COVID-19 response

Synthetic data’s many use cases

Creating synthetic data sets avoids the risk of data leaks and privacy breaches while also overcoming scalability limitations.

AI as modern-day data factories

A metric for the unreal world: authenticity

Provenance

What is its history?

Policy

What are its restrictions?

People

Who is responsible?

Purpose

What is it trying to do?

Analysis

As we see in the Census and NIH examples, synthetic data is an avenue for agencies to bring even more federal data sets to the research community.

Conclusion

Nilanjan Sengupta

Chief Technology Officer, Applied Intelligence – Accenture Federal Services

Nilanjan is a senior technology director at Accenture Federal Services, helping agencies strategically adopt emerging technologies.


Marc Bosch Ruiz, Ph.D.

Managing Director, Accenture Federal Services – Computer Vision Lead


Viveca Pavon-Harr, Ph.D.

SENIOR MANAGER – ACCENTURE FEDERAL SERVICES, APPLIED INTELLIGENCE DISCOVERY LAB LEAD


David Lindenbaum

Senior Manager – Accenture Federal Services, Applied Intelligence

David is the Director of Machine Learning at Accenture Federal Services.


Shauna Revay, Ph.D.

Manager – Accenture Federal Services, Machine Learning

Shauna leads the Machine Learning Center of Excellence within Accenture Federal Services.


Jennifer Sample, Ph.D.

Principal Director – Accenture Federal Services, Applied Intelligence Growth & Strategy Lead


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