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Monthly report: October 2018

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 186 influencers like Joanna J Bryson and Peter Asaro, discussing hashtags such as #AI , #AIethics and #protestNIPS.
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100 Brilliant Women in AI Ethics to Follow in 2019 and beyond

On Oct 29, 2018
@amsekaran shared
100 Brilliant Women in AI Ethics to Follow in 2019 and beyond 🤗 🤖👩🏼‍💻 https://t.co/3icKl3GMkq
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Meet the women working relentlessly to save humanity from the dark side of AI

medium.com
On Oct 29, 2018
@amsekaran shared
100 Brilliant Women in AI Ethics to Follow in 2019 and beyond 🤗 🤖👩🏼‍💻 https://t.co/3icKl3GMkq
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100 Brilliant Women in AI Ethics to Follow in 2019 and beyond

Meet the women working relentlessly to save humanity from the dark side of AI

A global ethics study aims to help AI solve the self-driving “trolley problem”

On Oct 25, 2018
@amsekaran shared
A global ethics study aims to help AI solve the self-driving “trolley problem” - via @techreview https://t.co/DC3zkpOdWw
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Millions of people in 233 countries weighed in on whose lives self-driving cars should prioritize, revealing how much ethics diverge across cultures.

www.technologyreview.com
On Oct 25, 2018
@amsekaran shared
A global ethics study aims to help AI solve the self-driving “trolley problem” - via @techreview https://t.co/DC3zkpOdWw
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A global ethics study aims to help AI solve the self-driving “trolley problem”

Millions of people in 233 countries weighed in on whose lives self-driving cars should prioritize, revealing how much ethics diverge across cultures.

Google AI Residency Program

On Oct 12, 2018
@NandoDF shared
RT @Moustapha_6C: Consider applying to our 2019 #AI residency program in Accra to work on exciting research challenges. It's #Ghana be amazing! @GoogleAI @googleafrica https://t.co/bPR11JHoIM
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The Google AI Residency Program is a 12-month research training role designed to jumpstart or advance your career in machine learning research.

ai.google
On Oct 12, 2018
@NandoDF shared
RT @Moustapha_6C: Consider applying to our 2019 #AI residency program in Accra to work on exciting research challenges. It's #Ghana be amazing! @GoogleAI @googleafrica https://t.co/bPR11JHoIM
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Google AI Residency Program

The Google AI Residency Program is a 12-month research training role designed to jumpstart or advance your career in machine learning research.

This Japanese robot contractor can install drywall

On Oct 2, 2018
@MIT_CSAIL shared
Need a new contractor? This humanoid robot could help you install drywall: https://t.co/LQ3mSgjLFk (credit: @AIST_JP @verge) https://t.co/XzsynTn2lC
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The HRP-5P humanoid robot was built in response to an aging population and labor shortages.

www.theverge.com
On Oct 2, 2018
@MIT_CSAIL shared
Need a new contractor? This humanoid robot could help you install drywall: https://t.co/LQ3mSgjLFk (credit: @AIST_JP @verge) https://t.co/XzsynTn2lC
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This Japanese robot contractor can install drywall

The HRP-5P humanoid robot was built in response to an aging population and labor shortages.

Artificial Intelligence Special Report

On Oct 18, 2018
@etzioni shared
RT @puiwingtam: The @nytimes is rolling out a series of stories on A.I. this week, here https://t.co/aukYKgsXAW. One of the first up is a @DavidStreitfeld tale about how A.I. is starting to help novelists with their creative writing https://t.co/GB36wOmRtk
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If the world gets into an A.I. arms race, it will almost certainly guarantee the worst possible outcome.

www.nytimes.com
On Oct 18, 2018
@etzioni shared
RT @puiwingtam: The @nytimes is rolling out a series of stories on A.I. this week, here https://t.co/aukYKgsXAW. One of the first up is a @DavidStreitfeld tale about how A.I. is starting to help novelists with their creative writing https://t.co/GB36wOmRtk
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Artificial Intelligence Special Report

If the world gets into an A.I. arms race, it will almost certainly guarantee the worst possible outcome.

Ethics and autonomous weapon systems: An ethical basis for human control?

On Sep 2, 2018
@j2bryson shared
@rurquia @RonaldArkin This is a great report by the @ICRC about that question https://t.co/tfzMOsOhZ6
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As part of continuing reflections on the legal and ethical issues raised by autonomous weapons systems, the ICRC convened a round-table meeting in Geneva from 28 to 29 August 2017 to explore the ethical aspects.This report - "Ethics and autonomous weapon systems: An ethical basis for ...

www.icrc.org
On Sep 2, 2018
@j2bryson shared
@rurquia @RonaldArkin This is a great report by the @ICRC about that question https://t.co/tfzMOsOhZ6
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Ethics and autonomous weapon systems: An ethical basis for human control?

As part of continuing reflections on the legal and ethical issues raised by autonomous weapons systems, the ICRC convened a round-table meeting in Geneva from 28 to 29 August 2017 to ...

No, A.I. Won’t Solve the Fake News Problem

On Oct 23, 2018
@frossi_t shared
RT @bendee983: I agree with @GaryMarcus. Rooting out #FakeNews requires commonsense and human judgement. Current blends of #AI have neither. https://t.co/XvJax1B4yi
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At least not for decades to come. Sorry, Mark Zuckerberg.

www.nytimes.com
On Oct 23, 2018
@frossi_t shared
RT @bendee983: I agree with @GaryMarcus. Rooting out #FakeNews requires commonsense and human judgement. Current blends of #AI have neither. https://t.co/XvJax1B4yi
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No, A.I. Won’t Solve the Fake News Problem

At least not for decades to come. Sorry, Mark Zuckerberg.

IEEE Program Tackles Challenges of Ethics in Automation

On Oct 4, 2018
@frossi_t shared
RT @johnchavens: IEEE Program Tackles Challenges of Ethics in Automation https://t.co/QiBURkXM9q
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The Ethics Certification Program for Autonomous and Intelligent Systems, announced by the IEEE Standards Association this week, will work to put ethical challenges with artificial intelligence and automation on the same plane as the technology itself.

associationsnow.com
On Oct 4, 2018
@frossi_t shared
RT @johnchavens: IEEE Program Tackles Challenges of Ethics in Automation https://t.co/QiBURkXM9q
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IEEE Program Tackles Challenges of Ethics in Automation

The Ethics Certification Program for Autonomous and Intelligent Systems, announced by the IEEE Standards Association this week, will work to put ethical challenges with artificial ...

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Artificial & Natural Intelligence; Cognition, Culture, & Society; AI Ethics, Safety, & Policy. Vaguely professional tweets—for more: @j2blather; fewer: @j2breve

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Philosopher of Technology | Asst. Prof. @TNSMediaStudies @TheNewSchool | Scholar @StanfordCIS | Vice-Chair @ICRACnet

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google brain resident

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CEO, AIlen Institute for AI (AI2); Professor, UW CSE; Venture Partner, Madrona. https://t.co/TqO84WeA9I

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Researching intelligence to understand what we are and to find ways to harness it wisely.

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Research scientist at OpenAI. Previously CS PhD student at Stanford. I like to train Deep Neural Nets on large datasets. On a quest to solve intelligence.

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The official account of MIT's largest research lab, the Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Lab (CSAIL). RTs not = endorsements.

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Director, Uber AI Labs & Professor of Psychology & Neural Science, NYU.

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Google Brain researcher, machine learning professor, ex-Twitter Cortex, father of 4, wine/music/comedy enthusiast

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Founded in 2010. Building Artificial General Intelligence. The creators of #AlphaGo and Atari DQN

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Chief Scientist and Co-Founder, DeepMind

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Research scientist in AI safety at DeepMind. Co-founder of Future of Life Institute @flixrisk.

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