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Toby Walsh: Kidneys, Cars, and Killer Robots

Toby Walsh is a leading researcher in artificial intelligence and a prolific populariser of computer science. We talk about the mechanisms behind fair allocation of transplanted kidneys, autonomous cars, the ethics of artificial intelligence and algorithmic decision making, and killer robots from autonomous weapon systems to the Singularity.

Toby’s blog is at; his forthcoming book on many of these issues will be titled “Android Dreams.”


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Carsten Schürmann: Digital Democracy and Electronic...

361 views May 19, 2017

Carsten Schürmann is the leader of the Demtech research center, which studies the interplay...

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Vincent F. Hendricks: Attention economics and truth in...

573 views May 02, 2017

We ask Vincent F. Hendricks, professor of formal philosophy at Copenhagen University and the...

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Troels Bjerre Lund: Poker-Playing Bots

628 views March 08, 2017

In early 2017, two independent research teams announced progress in artificial intelligence:...