A blog about the social impact of AI
24 September 2019
Karim Jebari
Irina Vartanova
Pontus Strimling

Was AlphaGo Asia’s “Sputnik Moment”?

Over the next decade, many governments will face a series of choices with regards to the deployment and regulation of machine learning technology. These choices are likely to be influenced by public opinion and interest in this technology. The extent…

18 September 2019
Karim Jebari

On the alleged safety of autonomous vehicles

An autonomous vehicle is a vehicle that can autonomously execute a high-level transportation task - for example, “get me from A to B” - after human instructions. Autonomous vehicles have been touted for a while as “the next big thing”,…