Stuart Russell

THREE Principles for Creating Safer Artificial Intelligence: Stuart Russell

How can we harness the power of superintelligent AI while also preventing the catastrophe of robotic takeover? As we move closer toward creating all-knowing machines, AI pioneer Stuart Russell is working on something a bit different: robots with uncertainty. Hear his vision for human-compatible AI that can solve problems using common sense, altruism and other human values. “This is Lee Sedol. Lee Sedol is one of the world’s greatest Go

Famous People in Artificial Intelligence are together at BENEFICIAL AI 2017

BENEFICIAL AI 2017 brought together an amazing group of AI researchers from academia and industry, and thought leaders in economics, law, ethics, and philosophy for a few days dedicated to beneficial AI. (6-7 January 2017) People from various AI-related fields had discussions of opportunities and challenges related to the future of AI and steps we should take to ensure that the technology is beneficial. Elon Musk, Stuart Russell, Ray Kurzweil,

2017 is going to be the year that AI Goes Mainstream: Davos 2017

One of the big themes this here at Davos is Artificial Intelligence. Machines are beginning to drive cars, they’re beginning to understand us, and speak to us -not perfectly-. They’re beginning to see better than humans can. This is good for Humanity and the Economy. Hub Culture Executive Editor Edie Lush talks to various experts about how Artificial Intelligence is effecting the world we live in. Erik Brynjolfsson, Professor at

The Long-Term Future of Artificial Intelligence

Professor Stuart J. Russell (University of California, Berkeley) delivered a public lecture on Friday 15th May 2015 at the Centre for the Study of Existential Risk on the long-term future of Artificial Intelligence. The news media in recent months have been full of dire warnings about the risk that AI poses to the human race, coming from well-known figures such as Stephen Hawking, Elon Musk, and Bill Gates. Should we be