Magna International has assembled a star-studded advisory council of know-how specialists to guide it on new product and enterprise choices. Jeff Gore joined the Physics Division on the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) as an Assistant Professor in January 2010 after spending the previous three years in the Department as a Pappalardo Fellow working with Alexander van Oudenaarden.
Col Wattendorf previously served as Director, Air Drive Medical Genetics Heart and program supervisor for an Superior Concept Know-how Demonstration integrating advanced diagnostics and informatics with surveillance programs to quickly detect natural and hostile pathogens in the Office of the Air Power Surgeon General.
Be a part of us for a dialogue that can take us into a close to future where these technologies and quandaries are actual, and witness a mock court docket through which knowledgeable commentators act as advocates and judges to probe some of the policy selections and other societal challenges that lay forward.
Artificial intelligence: The publication of Nick Bostrom’s book Superintelligence: Paths, Risks, Strategies in 2014 helped to shift the worldwide view of artificial intelligence and our control over it. The guide presents probably the most rigorous analysis to date of the long run trajectories of synthetic intelligence, whereas analyzing the potential socio-financial impacts and risks associated with the know-how.
Digging into the nuances of that dynamic and recognizing that a) this state of affairs is unlikely in the forecastable future and b) will take a long time (e.g. 30-50 years) to unfold even because it inevitably does, is less interesting and fun than throwing up one’s arms and crying we’re doomed, we’re doomed”.