Time for an Honest Scientific Discourse on AI & Deep Learning

The Promise & Peril of AI & Human Systems Engineering


November 3, 2021 | TRANSCRIPT

In this episode of the Artificial Intelligence and Equality Initiative podcast, Senior Fellow Anja Kaspersen sits down with Gary Marcus, a cognitive scientist, author, and entrepreneur, to discuss the need for an open and healthy scientific discourse on AI. What we can learn from particle physics and CERN to create an international AI mission to make sure this technology becomes a responsible and ethical public good?


Gary Marcus

Gary Marcus is a scientist, best-selling author, and entrepreneur. He is founder and CEO of Robust.AI, and was founder and CEO of Geometric Intelligence, a machine learning company acquired by Uber in 2016.


Anja Kaspersen

Anja Kaspersen is a Senior Fellow at Carnegie Council of Ethics and International Affairs. She is the former Director of the United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs in Geneva and Deputy Secretary General of the Conference on Disarmament. Previously, she held the role as the head of strategic engagement and new technologies at the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC).