Provisional Programme – Ethics for Artificial Intelligence

This workshop will run immediately prior to the main 25th International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence IJCAI-16 Workshop date: Saturday 9th July. (Please  note this is a change from the initial tentative date of 11th July.) Recent progress in various subfields of AI has caused some researchers and pundits to raise concerns about the dangers that AI might ultimately pose. These concerns range from questions about the ethics of delegating to military drones the authority to decide when to attack human targets, up to fears about a possible existential risk posed by AI technologies, should “superintelligence” ever become a reality. Much of the debate surrounding these issues has taken place in a scientific vacuum, uninformed by the experiences and insights of practicing AI researchers. Meanwhile, a wide range of other…


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