Should artificial intelligence be regulated? | TV Shows

On Wednesday, July 27 at 19:30 GMT:
Prior to now decade, synthetic intelligence applied sciences have unfold into nearly each discipline. From healthcare and job hiring, to regulation enforcement and transportation, AI software program is advancing our lives by means of automation. However there’s additionally rising concern over a few of the unintended penalties of AI – together with privateness points, algorithms that discriminate in opposition to race and gender, and flawed code that might threaten folks’s security and civil liberties.

Extra governments at the moment are wanting in the direction of laws for AI expertise. In March, China’s AI regulatory system went into impact, whereas nations just like the UK and Canada have launched proposals in current weeks. Some technologists fear that extra authorized hurdles may stifle innovation, whereas proponents for regulation say the legal guidelines aren’t maintaining with speedy actions within the trade.

On this episode of The Stream, we’ll focus on the promise and peril of synthetic intelligence and authorities efforts to control it.

On this episode of The Stream, we communicate with:
Abhishek Gupta, @atg_abhishek
Principal researcher, Montreal AI Ethics Institute

Gianluca Mauro
CEO, AI Academy

Hilke Schellmann, @hilkeschellmann