CHAI Launches Official Twitter Account31 Oct 2018
The Center for Human-Compatible AI has launched their official Twitter account! You can follow us there for news, conference attendance, new AI safety papers, and more!
CHAI Assistant-Director Named One of Top Women in AI Ethics on Social Media31 Oct 2018
Rosie Campbell was named by influential technology blogger Mia Dand in one of her recent posts as one of the top one-hundred women to follow on social media for AI ethics. She was also invited to do a fireside chat about AI ethics by the author of the article. You can read about it more in the article here.
Guardians, Aliens, Or Robot Overlords? Security In The Age Of Artificial Intelligence. A talk by Prof. Edward Felten, cosponsored by CHAI11 Oct 2018
Along with the Institute of International Studies, CHAI cosponsored a talk by Prof. Edward Felten on “Guardians, Aliens, Or Robot Overlords? Security In The Age Of Artificial Intelligence”.
European Parliament Passes Resolution on Autonomous Weapons21 Sep 2018
European Parliament recently passed a resolution on September 12, 2018 which advocted for a ban on lethal autonomous weapon systems (LAWS), calling it a matter of urgency and demanding that meaningful human control is maintained.
AI Safety and CHAI Mentioned in Latest TED Talk12 Sep 2018
Professor William MacAskill, a professor of philosophy at Oxford University and leader in the Effective Altruism movement, mentioned AI safety as a research priority and mentioned CHAI in this TED Talk given at the official TED 2018 conference. You can watch the original video here.
Joseph Halpern Publishes “Combining the Causal Judgments of Experts with Possibly Different Focus Areas”04 Sep 2018
CHAI’s Joseph Halpern and his student Meir Friedenberg from Cornell University published this paper in the 2019 Conference on Knowledge Representation and Reasoning. The abstract reads: