NEW YORK POST: Google creates ethics team to stop our future robot overlords

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Release date: 6/10/2017

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Six ethics “fellows” will independently advise the scientists, formed entirely of esteemed academics.

They include Professor Nick Bostrom, a renowned physicist from Oxford University; Professor of Economics Diane Coyle, OBE, from University of Manchester; Professor Edward Felten, a computer science and public affairs expert from Princeton University; global climate change expert Christiana Figueres, senior partner at McKinsey James Manyika and senior UN advisor Professor Jeffrey Sachs.

Media contributions

TitleGoogle creates ethics team to stop our future robot overlords
Media name / outletNew York Post
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited States
Date6/10/17
DescriptionSix ethics “fellows” will independently advise the scientists, formed entirely of esteemed academics.

They include Professor Nick Bostrom, a renowned physicist from Oxford University; Professor of Economics Diane Coyle, OBE, from University of Manchester; Professor Edward Felten, a computer science and public affairs expert from Princeton University; global climate change expert Christiana Figueres, senior partner at McKinsey James Manyika and senior UN advisor Professor Jeffrey Sachs.
URLnypost.com/2017/10/06/google-creates-ethics-team-to-stop-our-future-robot-overlords/
PersonsDiane Coyle

Keywords

  • robotics, Artificial intelligence, Google