How the success of AI could bring about social upheaval

Science and healthcare

How the success of AI could bring about social upheaval

22. 01. 2020 14:43

Are new technologies that automate repetitive tasks going to cause a social upheaval by putting large numbers of employees out of work? This is already happening in some fields, and Artificial Intelligence is threatening to make the problem much more widespread. I speak with Martin Spano, an AI enthusiast, about the social impact of his favourite technology.

martin spano
Stiahnuť audio súbor

Can AI help with climate change? can it really 'think'?

In the story of climate change, is technological progress the villain or is it destined to be the hero? Can intelligent machines ever really be 'intelligent' in the sense of being consciously aware of what they're 'thinking' and doing? Artificial intelligence populariser Martin Spano discusses these and other questions.

martin spano 2
Stiahnuť audio súbor

satelit_zem_earth_Flickr_AIRS_NASA.jpg

Jonathan McCormick, Photo: Public Domain/Flickr/AIRS/NASA

Livestream / Živé vysielanie
??:??