Nell Watson

Tech Ethicist ∙ Interdisciplinary Researcher ∙ Reformer ∙ AI Faculty @SingularityU ∙ Chair @IEEESA ECPAIS TEFG ∙EthicsNet.org ∙ http://CulturalPeace.org ∙ http://Pacha.org

Humanising Machines Members Public

One of the reasons why Machine Intelligence has taken off in recent years is because we have extraordinarily rich datasets that are collections of experiences about the world that provide a source for machines to learn from.

Nell Watson
Nell Watson
Artificial Intelligence

The Virtual Founder: When The Boss is a Bot Members Public

Recent advances in blockchain technology will soon allow for the deployment of self-enforcing smart contracts (such as joint savings accounts, FOREX markets, trust funds, insurance, and derivatives), as well as (DAOs) that subsist independently of any moral or legal entity.

Nell Watson
Nell Watson
DAO

Regulatory Challenges to Catastrophic AI Risk Members Public

Regulations may drive research underground where it is harder to monitor, or to ‘flag of convenience’ jurisdictions with lax restrictions, by embedding dangerous technologies within apparently benign cover operations (multipurpose technologies).

Nell Watson
Nell Watson
Artificial Intelligence