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Webinar: A conversation about AI risk and AI ethics in the age of covid-19

​Speakers: Jaan Tallinn and Olle Häggström
Jaan Tallinn was originally trained in theoretical physics in Estonia and was one of the founders of Skype. Today he is an investor in technology start-ups around the world, as well as a philanthropist focusing on existential risk and AI safety research. 

Olle Häggström is a professor of mathematical statistics at Chalmers, where he also serves as chairman of CHAIR's AI ethics committee. 
 
They discuss a range of topics in AI risk and AI ethics, and whether in these fields there are lessons to be learned from the ongoing covid-19 crisis.
 
The webinar was held on 19th May, 2020, and organised by the AI Ethics Committee , within Chalmers AI Research Centre.


Published: Wed 20 May 2020.