Understanding AI

No longer confined to the realm of science fiction, Artificial Intelligence (AI) suffuses our daily lives. Just think about that “smart” phone in your pocket. Of course, the reach of AI extends far beyond our personal devices. As technology expert Richard Frisch says, AI already controls vital energy, water and transportation infrastructure, makes most of the trades on Wall Street, and will soon drive our cars. But, Frisch warns, “artificial intelligence has a dark side. We will be forced to compete with a rival more cunning, more powerful and more alien than we can imagine.” If you’ve just recalled Hal from filmmaker Stanley Kubrick’s iconic 2001: A Space Odyssey, then come hear Frisch discuss artificial intelligence, with all of its promise and peril, on Friday, Jan. 22, at 1 p.m.…


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