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Wendell Wallach Event to be Livestreamed

Wendell Wallach, artificial intelligence expert, speaks at Santa Clara University Feb. 13

Wendell Wallach, artificial intelligence expert, speaks at Santa Clara University Feb. 13

Minimizing AI risks is topic of Feb. 13 talk

For those who cannot attend the Feb. 13 Ethics Center event "Minimizing AI Risks: An Agile Ethical/Legal Model for the International and National Governance of AI," the event will be broacast LiveStream starting at 7 p.m. Pacific Time. Those who plan on watching the broadcast should bookmark this link in preparation for Tuesday night. The speaker, Wendell Wallach, is a scholar at Yale University’s Interdisciplinary Center for Bioethics and a senior adviser to The Hastings Center. He has also advised the United Nations and the World Economic Forum. A world-renowned specialist in the ethics of technology, and an expert in the ethics of robotics and AI, Wallach will discuss the risks associated with artificial intelligence and consider a framework for governance over this powerful new technology. He is also the 2018 SCU Department of Philosophy visiting Austin J. Fagothey, S.J., Chair. 

This event is co-sponsored by the Markkula Center for Applied Ethics, Department of Philosophy at Santa Clara University, the SCU High Tech Law Institute, and the AI Club at Santa Clara Law.

Watch Livestream starting 7 p.m. Feb. 13

Feb 12, 2018

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