UK looks at impact of AI and robotics on jobs and society

UK Parliament is calling on experts to help it examine the impact of AI on society as a whole Image: iStock The UK Parliament is set to examine how jobs, the workplace and wider society will be affected by the rise of robotics and artificial intelligence, along with the social, ethical and legal issues which could arise alongside the technology. The launch of the inquiry, which will be carried out by the House of Commons Science and Technology Committee comes shortly after Google’s DeepMind AlphaGo AI comprensively won a series of Go matches against South Korean champion Lee Se-dol Nicola Blackwood MP, Chair of the Science and Technology Committee, says this historic achievement is just scratching the surface of artificial intelligence, and its therefore important that UK society is ready…


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