Self-Aware Systems

ACGSV Event: Artificial Intelligence – Potential and Risks

On Thursday, September 24, 2015 at 6:00, ACG Silicon Valley will host a discussion of “Artificial Intelligence – Potential and Risks” moderated by Mike Malone and with panelists Richard Socher, Steve Omohundro, Moshe Looks, and Douglas Stay:

http://acgsv.org/event/artificial-intelligence-potential-and-risks/

Here’s a video of the highlights of the discussion.

Their description of the evening:

Why did Peter Norvig, Elon Musk, Steve Wozniak, and Stephen Hawking all sign a letter about the “remarkable successes in … speech recognition, image classification, autonomous vehicles, machine translation, legged locomotion, and question-answering systems?” Because “we cannot predict what we might achieve when [human] intelligence is magnified by the tools Artificial Intelligence may provide.” Deep learning and Convolutional Neural Networks are revolutionizing search, natural language processing and computer vision. Join us to learn what every executive needs to know about Artificial Intelligence.