Posts Tagged 'Stephen Hawking'

Cambridge University Announces $15M Leverhulme Centre for the Future of Intelligence

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Over the next ten years, Cambridge University in the UK will be using a grant of $15M from the Leverhulme Trust to establish an academic Centre tasked to establish an academic Centre to “create an AI community with a common purpose of responsible innovation and to update the current thinking about the opportunities and challenges posed by AI.” The new center is in part a tangible response to the high profile conversation among Steven Hawking, Bill Gates, Elon Musk and ...

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AI Experts Pen Open Letter Urging Autonomous Weapon Ban

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The International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence in Buenos Aires, Argentina received an open letter from over 1,000 robotics researchers and artificial intelligence experts calling for a ban on offensive autonomous weapons. The letter warns that any development of autonomous weapons could issue in a new arms race and pose unknown risks to humanity.

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