Artificial Intelligence: Hype, Hope, or Hazard?

Vincent Conitzer , Kimberly J. Jenkins University Professor of New Technologies, Duke University; David Gunning, Program Manager, Information Innovation Office, DARPA. Moderated by Cécile Shea.

Artificial Intelligence: Hype, Hope, or Hazard?

Artificial intelligence promises to transform almost every aspect of daily life in the years ahead. From virtual assistants and self-driving cars, to robotic surgeons and autonomous weapons, the applications are almost limitless. But with advances in computing making it possible for machines to learn from experience, make decisions, and perform complex tasks, many fear that humans could be sidelined, even threatened. How might advances in this field of technology change the relationship between humans and machines? And how should individuals, governments, and corporations prepare for the transformational power of accelerating AI?

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