Self-Aware Systems

Effective Altruism Summit Talk: Positive Intelligent Technologies

On July 2, 2013 Steve Omohundro spoke at the Effective Altruism Summit in Oakland, CA on “Positive Intelligent Technologies”. Here are the slides.  Here’s the abstract:

Positive Intelligent Technologies
Intelligent technologies are rapidly transforming the world. These systems can have a hugely positive impact or an unexpectedly negative impact depending on how they are designed. We will discuss the basic rational drives which underlie them and techniques for promoting the good and preventing the bad.