"Control and Responsible Innovation of Artificial Intelligence" Panel: Carnegie Council/Hastings Center Event, December 4, 2018, NYC

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How can we reap the benefits of AI and robotics while mitigating risks and undesirable societal consequences? Join Carnegie Council and The Hastings Center for an expert panel discussion on December 4, 2018, in New York City or watch it live online.

Artificial Intelligence. Credit: Geralt (CC) https://pixabay.com/en/artificial-intelligence-brain-think-3382507/

Artificial Intelligence. Credit: Geralt (CC) https://pixabay.com/en/artificial-intelligence-brain-think-3382507/

How can we reap the benefits of AI and robotics while mitigating risks and undesirable societal consequences? Please join us to discuss the findings of Control and Responsible Innovation in the Development of Autonomous Systems, a three-year project at The Hastings Center.

Control and Responsible Innovation of Artificial Intelligence
Panel presented by Carnegie Council and The Hastings Center
Date and Time: Tuesday, December 4, 2018 8:00-10:00 AM EST
Location:
Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs
170 East 64th Street
New York, NY 10065-7478

RSVP: https://www.carnegiecouncil.org/calendar/data/2018-12-04-control-and-responsible-innovation-of-artificial-intelligence

Press and student tickets available.

Or watch this event live online: https://www.carnegiecouncil.org/live

Artificial Intelligence is beginning to transform nearly every sector and every facet of modern life. While the benefits of AI and robotics are vast there is also concern about privacy, accountability, transparency, biases, effect on employment, safety, use to manipulate behavior, existential risks, and other issues. How can we reap the benefits of AI and robotics while mitigating risks and undesirable societal consequences?

Please join Carnegie Council and The Hastings Center to discuss the findings of Control and Responsible Innovation in the Development of Autonomous Systems, a three-year project at The Hastings Center, a bioethics research institute that was funded by the Future of Life Institute. The project consisted of three groundbreaking workshops that brought together leading figures in the many fields of research that will contribute to the safety and controllability of AI and robotics. While other initiatives are approaching the challenge of managing the development of AI in a piecemeal fashion, this project was the first to tackle the challenge comprehensively by encompassing safety procedures, creative and far-sighted engineering approaches, and legal and ethical oversight.

Participants:
Francesca Rossi— IBM
Stuart Russell — The University of California, Berkeley
Bart Selman — Cornell University
Wendell Wallach — The Hastings Center and the Yale Interdisciplinary Center for Bioethics
David Roscoe (Moderator) — The Hastings Center

ABOUT CARNEGIE COUNCIL

Founded by Andrew Carnegie in 1914, Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs is an educational, nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that produces lectures, publications, and multimedia materials on the ethical challenges of living in a globalized world. Visit https://www.carnegiecouncil.org/.

ABOUT THE HASTINGS CENTER
Founded in 1969, The Hastings Center is the world’s first bioethics research institute. It is a nonpartisan, nonprofit organization of research scholars from multiple disciplines, including philosophy, law, political science, and education. Visit https://www.thehastingscenter.org/.

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