Nell Watson

Nell Watson

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

The Virtual Founder: When The Boss is a Bot

The Virtual Founder: When The Boss is a Bot
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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
DAO
Regulatory Challenges to Catastrophic AI Risk

Regulatory Challenges to Catastrophic AI Risk
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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).

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Artificial Intelligence