AI Ethics

Artificial intelligence Ethics: Report of the latest trends & insights about the ethics in the AI industry.

Monthly report: June 2020

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 204 influencers like Rob McCargow and Ada Lovelace Institute, discussing hashtags such as #AI , #CogX2020 and #ethics.
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Ethically Aligned Design

On Jun 10, 2020
@alan_winfield shared
@MarkRyanEthics @PabloRedux @EmergTechEthics Yes the IEEE ethics initiative has 14 ethical standards in development (see https://t.co/dWjOWC0ZTM), one of which, IEEE 7010-2020 on metrics for well being has very recently been published https://t.co/38bE5Rw7x7
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The IEEE Global Initiative on Ethics of Autonomous and Intelligent Systems is launching the Ethically Aligned Design, First Edition.

ethicsinaction.ieee.org
On Jun 10, 2020
@alan_winfield shared
@MarkRyanEthics @PabloRedux @EmergTechEthics Yes the IEEE ethics initiative has 14 ethical standards in development (see https://t.co/dWjOWC0ZTM), one of which, IEEE 7010-2020 on metrics for well being has very recently been published https://t.co/38bE5Rw7x7
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Ethically Aligned Design

Ethically Aligned Design

The IEEE Global Initiative on Ethics of Autonomous and Intelligent Systems is launching the Ethically Aligned Design, First Edition.

Ada Lovelace Institute curates ‘Ethics & Society’ at CogX 2020

On Jun 4, 2020
@LeverhulmeCFI shared
RT @AdaLovelaceInst: On Monday we're hosting a full day of talks on the Ethics & Society stage at #CogX2020. We still have FREE Topic Passes to giveaway and we want to ensure everyone who otherwise wouldn't be able to attend can. Drop us a DM if you want to join. https://t.co/sjwYrVrbck
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This year’s CogX festival theme frames the question: ‘How do we get the next 10 years right?’ On Monday 8 June from 10am to 6.45pm BST, join us and 26 thought-leaders from policy,...

On Jun 4, 2020
@LeverhulmeCFI shared
RT @AdaLovelaceInst: On Monday we're hosting a full day of talks on the Ethics & Society stage at #CogX2020. We still have FREE Topic Passes to giveaway and we want to ensure everyone who otherwise wouldn't be able to attend can. Drop us a DM if you want to join. https://t.co/sjwYrVrbck
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Ada Lovelace Institute curates ‘Ethics & Society’ at CogX 2020

Ada Lovelace Institute curates ‘Ethics & Society’ at CogX 2020

This year’s CogX festival theme frames the question: ‘How do we get the next 10 years right?’ On Monday 8 June from 10am to 6.45pm BST, join us and 26 thought-leaders from policy,...

A mysterious company’s coronavirus papers in top medical journals may be unraveling

On Jun 3, 2020
@rivatez shared
this isn’t Fox News, this is @ScienceMagazine looking into the recent damning hydroxychloroquine paper championed by both mainstream news and WHO. even if only partly true, this is an insane story. https://t.co/FRykkuv1D6
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Scientists and journals express concern over influential studies of COVID-19 patient data that evaluated possible treatments such as hydroxychloroquine

www.sciencemag.org
On Jun 3, 2020
@rivatez shared
this isn’t Fox News, this is @ScienceMagazine looking into the recent damning hydroxychloroquine paper championed by both mainstream news and WHO. even if only partly true, this is an insane story. https://t.co/FRykkuv1D6
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A mysterious company’s coronavirus papers in top medical journals may be unraveling

A mysterious company’s coronavirus papers in top medical journals may be unraveling

Scientists and journals express concern over influential studies of COVID-19 patient data that evaluated possible treatments such as hydroxychloroquine

Covid, hysteresis, and the future of work

On Jun 5, 2020
@RobMcCargow shared
Covid, hysteresis, and the #FutureofWork | by @BaldwinRE @voxeu h/t @amonck https://t.co/0uBTmfsrSL
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Has Covid accelerated the future of work? This column argues that Covid has changed the future of work via four shocks: massive job losses, massive digital transformations, massive debt burdens, and massive costs of socially distanced office space. These matter in two ways. ...

voxeu.org
On Jun 5, 2020
@RobMcCargow shared
Covid, hysteresis, and the #FutureofWork | by @BaldwinRE @voxeu h/t @amonck https://t.co/0uBTmfsrSL
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Covid, hysteresis, and the future of work

Covid, hysteresis, and the future of work

Has Covid accelerated the future of work? This column argues that Covid has changed the future of work via four shocks: massive job losses, massive digital transformations, massive debt ...

The future Humans will add to AI’s limitations

On Jun 11, 2020
@RobMcCargow shared
Humans will add to #AI’s limitations—It will slow progress even more, but another AI winter is unlikely | via @TheEconomist https://t.co/djMluXxYsH
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It will slow progress even more, but another AI winter is unlikely

www.economist.com
On Jun 11, 2020
@RobMcCargow shared
Humans will add to #AI’s limitations—It will slow progress even more, but another AI winter is unlikely | via @TheEconomist https://t.co/djMluXxYsH
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The future Humans will add to AI’s limitations

The future Humans will add to AI’s limitations

It will slow progress even more, but another AI winter is unlikely

A Misdirected Application Of AI Ethics

On Jun 21, 2020
@johnchavens shared
RT @Abebab: Greatly honoured a piece @theblub & I wrote is featured in the inaugural issue of @NoemaMag! “In the current reality of AI, a call for robot rights becomes perverse — amounting to arguing for more rights and less accountability for tech companies.” https://t.co/7tgRzolHfp
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“It is detestable to consider the armchair mental gymnastics of ‘robot rights’ as a pressing ethical issue in light of real threats and harms imposed by AI today on society’s most vulnerable.”

www.noemamag.com
On Jun 21, 2020
@johnchavens shared
RT @Abebab: Greatly honoured a piece @theblub & I wrote is featured in the inaugural issue of @NoemaMag! “In the current reality of AI, a call for robot rights becomes perverse — amounting to arguing for more rights and less accountability for tech companies.” https://t.co/7tgRzolHfp
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A Misdirected Application Of AI Ethics

A Misdirected Application Of AI Ethics

“It is detestable to consider the armchair mental gymnastics of ‘robot rights’ as a pressing ethical issue in light of real threats and harms imposed by AI today on society’s most ...

If AI is going to help us in a crisis, we need a new kind of ethics

On Jun 25, 2020
@LeverhulmeCFI shared
RT @jesswhittles: I did an interview with the MIT @techreview about the limitations of AI ethics, how COVID-19 has made these limitations both more stark and more pressing, and what we need to get right if we're going to be able to use AI to help avert crises in future: https://t.co/3gqcoN0SOg
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Jess Whittlestone at the Leverhulme Centre for the Future of Intelligence at the University of Cambridge and her colleagues published a comment piece in Nature Machine Intelligence this week arguing that if artificial intelligence is going to help in a crisis, we need a new, faster way of ...

www.technologyreview.com
On Jun 25, 2020
@LeverhulmeCFI shared
RT @jesswhittles: I did an interview with the MIT @techreview about the limitations of AI ethics, how COVID-19 has made these limitations both more stark and more pressing, and what we need to get right if we're going to be able to use AI to help avert crises in future: https://t.co/3gqcoN0SOg
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If AI is going to help us in a crisis, we need a new kind of ethics

If AI is going to help us in a crisis, we need a new kind of ethics

Jess Whittlestone at the Leverhulme Centre for the Future of Intelligence at the University of Cambridge and her colleagues published a comment piece in Nature Machine Intelligence this ...

FLI Podcast: On Global Priorities, Existential Risk, and What Matters Most with Sam Harris

On Jun 3, 2020
@SamHarrisOrg shared
RT @FLIxrisk: In this episode of the Future of Life Institute Podcast, @SamHarrisOrg joins us to discuss global priorities, the ethics surrounding them, and what we can do to address them. https://t.co/tCFIpV2pCL
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Sam Harris joins the FLI Podcast to discuss global priorities, the ethics surrounding them, and what we can do to address them.

futureoflife.org
On Jun 3, 2020
@SamHarrisOrg shared
RT @FLIxrisk: In this episode of the Future of Life Institute Podcast, @SamHarrisOrg joins us to discuss global priorities, the ethics surrounding them, and what we can do to address them. https://t.co/tCFIpV2pCL
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FLI Podcast: On Global Priorities, Existential Risk, and What Matters Most with Sam Harris

FLI Podcast: On Global Priorities, Existential Risk, and What Matters Most with Sam Harris

Sam Harris joins the FLI Podcast to discuss global priorities, the ethics surrounding them, and what we can do to address them.

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The Leverhulme Centre for the Future of Intelligence. Exploring the implications of AI, at the Universities of Cambridge, Oxford, Imperial and Berkeley.

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Centre for the Study of Existential Risk. A Cambridge University interdisciplinary research centre dedicated to the study and mitigation of existential risk.

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