As with a colorblindness hue test, if you stare at the new version of the EU Artificial Intelligence Act for long enough, some patterns form (or maybe you are just losing your vision or your mind). Below is a decision tree to help assess whether you fall in scope. Is it an AI system? Per the pending legislation, an AI system is "a machine-based system that is designed to operate with varying levels of autonomy and that can, for explicit or implicit objectives, generate outputs such as predictions, recommendations or decisions that influence physical or virtual environments." And it is not one exclusively for military use. To answer, take a close look at your product and service offerings, after doing the following, and determine whether the definition applies.
Spell out every process, product and component of a product that involves an automated machine-based system. Spell out the nature and degree of automation in each case. Spell out, if any, the degree of hum