From the executive summary: "In reaction to larger world events, trust in government is on the decline in many nations. This directly impacts how much citizens are willing to trust government in the implementation of any powerful new technology. How can public sector leaders create trust in AI, given declining trust overall in government? To address this challenge, the IBM Center for The Business of Government hosted a recent forum of senior Australian government officials, who identified several major themes of AI in government: • Theme 1—Government is in the business of providing services, and AI is simply a tool to facilitate that. Government should remain focused on providing government services, and not get “techno dazzled” by AI."