Self-Aware Systems

Ontario television discussion of the “Rise of the Machines?”

On February 26, 2015, the Ontario television station TVO broadcast a discussion entitled “Rise of the Machines?” on the show “The Agenda with Steve Paikin”. The discussion explored the risks and benefits of AI and whether the recent concerns expressed by Stephen Hawking, Elong Musk, Bill Gates, and others are warranted. The participants were Yoshua Bengio, Manuela Veloso, James Barrat, and Steve Omohundro:

http://theagenda.tvo.org/episode/211097/future-tense

The video can be watched here:

http://tvo.org/video/211262/rise-machines