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Secretary Blinken to Deliver Remarks at the World Food Prize Laureate Announcement Ceremony

This year’s World Food Prize Laureate will be announced at the 2023 World Food Prize Announcement Ceremony on Thursday, May 11, 2023, at 10:00 a.m. at the National Academy of Sciences in Washington, D.C.

Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken will deliver remarks and the President of the World Food Prize Foundation, Ambassador Terry Branstad, will announce the name of this year’s Laureate. Secretary of Agriculture Thomas J. Vilsack; Under Secretary of State for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment Jose W. Fernandez; Assistant Secretary for Economic and Business Affairs Ramin Toloui; Special Envoy for Global Food Security Cary Fowler; and USAID Global Food Crisis Coordinator Dina Esposito will also deliver remarks.

The World Food Prize recognizes the achievements of individuals who have advanced human development by improving the quality, quantity, or availability of food in the world. This event marks the 37th anniversary of the establishment of the World Food Prize.

The ceremony will be open to the press for in-person coverage and streamed live on the Department homepage and the Department YouTube channel. 

Pre-set time for cameras is 8:45 a.m. from the National Academy of Sciences C Street entrance (2101 C St NW, Washington, DC, 20418). Final access time for writers and stills is 9:30 a.m. from the National Academy of Sciences C Street entrance.

Please be advised there is no parking available at the venue, and press will go through security screening upon arrival.

Media representatives may attend this event upon presentation of one of the following: (1) a U.S. Government-issued photo media credential (e.g., Department of State, White House, Congress, Department of Defense, or Foreign Press Center), or (2) an official photo identification card issued by their news organization, or (3) a letter from their employer on official letterhead verifying their current employment as a journalist.

Additionally, they must present an official government photo identification card (i.e., U.S. driver’s license or passport).

For further information, please contact the Economic and Business Affairs Bureau Public Diplomacy Office at [email protected].

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Mona Introduces Industry’s First Generative AI Monitoring Solution

Mona empowers businesses to leverage the full potential of generative AI through advanced, granular monitoring capabilities

Mona Introduces Industry’s First Generative AI Monitoring Solution
Mona's Generative AI Monitoring

Mona automatically detects issues such as profanity use within prompts.

Mona, the leading AI monitoring company, today announces the launch of its generative AI monitoring solution, providing complete visibility for prompt engineering, large language models, GPT, and other generative AI projects. 

To ensure safe and effective use of generative AI approaches, avoid operational risks and ultimately gain the trust of business customers, it is critical to implement effective monitoring. Mona's monitoring solution offers a range of benefits helping generative AI teams ensure the optimal performance and reliability of their generative AI. Key features include:

  • Optimize API Usage: Track generative AI functionality and performance. Find opportunities to reduce resource usage and optimize your API calls with advanced, granular tracking and automatic improvement suggestions.
  • Mitigate Risks: Get alerted on behavior outliers, drifts and sudden changes. Avoid problems caused due to model "hallucinations." Unsure of what can go wrong? Mona knows exactly what to look for.
  • Easy Integration: Just wrap your API calls with our client, and monitoring is set up automatically.

"Our platform has always focused on product-oriented AI and AI-based processes, as opposed to just monitoring the models," said Itai Bar-Sinai, Chief Product Officer and Co-founder at Mona. "Mona is perfectly tailored to accommodate the industry's shift towards using generative AI."

Mona is ideal for teams that host their own LLMs or call on models built by others via API, enabling monitoring for any large language model and any image generation tool. For more information, please visit:

About Mona

Mona is a monitoring platform for AI in production. The intelligent monitoring solution helps organizations increase trust in their AI system by giving them an analytical engine that can detect issues weeks or longer before they come to the surface, and by that to help avoid AI catastrophes. The company's highly configurable platform provides teams with tailored, real-time insights to monitor and investigate performance issues, proactively alerting them regarding model behavior anomalies and data integrity issues. Founded in 2018 by product leaders and operators from Google and McKinsey & Co., the company is backed by top VCs, with offices in Tel Aviv and Atlanta. Learn more by visiting

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