Conference "Autonomous Security Systems"

Ethical and Legal Aspects of Autonomous Security Systems

An international conference to be held at the University of Zurich in Switzerland on May 2nd-3rd, 2019, aims to explore the ethical and legal aspects of autonomous systems in the security sector.

The program for the conference is now online

With keynotes of the following speakers: 
•    Philip G. Alston, New York University und UN-Sonderbeauftragter zu Extremer Armut und Menschenrechte: Artificial Intelligence as a Threat to Human Rights?
•    Joanna Bryson, Bath University: Human Security and Machine Autonomy
•    Mary Manjikian, Robertson School of Government an der Regent University: Cybersecurity, Crisis Stability and Trust in Autonomous Warfare
•    Patrick Lin, California Polytechnic State University: AI in Defense and Security: Ethics and First Principles
•    Robert Sparrow, Monash University: Might autonomous weapons be mala in se?
•    Shannon Vallor, Santa Clara University: The New Cyberweapons: How Bots, Trolls, and Sockpuppets Compromise Security by Undermining Civic Integrity


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