Launch of Universal Guidelines for AI (Brussels 2018)
(Forthcoming October 2020)
Frank Pasquale, New Laws of Robotics: Defending Human Expertise in the Age of AI (2020)
"This book is about the power of algorithms in the age of neoliberalism and the ways those digital decisions reinforce oppressive social relationships and enact new modes of racial profiling . . ."
Safiya Umoja Noble, Algorithms of Oppression : How Search Engines Reinforce Racism (2018)
"Simulmatics failed but not before its scientists built a very early version of a machine . . . that manipulates opinion, exploits attention, commodifies information, divides voters, fractures communities, alienates individuals, and undermines democracy."
Jill Lepore, If Then: How the Simulmatics Corporation Invented the Future (2020)
"The human principle stands against the machine principle. . . ."
- Paul Nemitz and Matthias Pfeffer, The Human Principle. Power, Freedom and Democracy in the Age of Artificial Intelligence (2020) (in German)
"We humans tend to overestimate AI advances and underestimate the complexity of our own intelligence."
Melanie Mitchell, Artificial Intelligence: A Guide for Thinking Humans (2019)
"AI in medicine isn't just a futuristic premise. The power of AI is already being harnessed to help save lives."
- Eric Topol, Deep Medicine: How Artificial Intelligence Can Make Healthcare Human Again (2019)
How we choose to control AI is “possibly the most important question facing humanity”
- Stuart Russell, Human Compatible: Artificial Intelligence and the Problem of Control (2019)
"Everywhere you look - in the judicial system, in healthcare, in policing, even online shopping - there are problems with privacy, bias, error, accountability, and transparency that aren't going to go away easily."
- Hannah Fry, Hello World: Being Human in the Age of Algorithms (2018)
"causal questions can never be answered from data alone.”
-Judea Pearl, The Book of Why (2018)
"The more that people believe in a positive future for technology, the greater the chance there is of having one."
-Garry Kasparov, Deep Thinking: Where Machine Intelligence Ends and Human Creativity Begins (2018)
". . . the question is whether every aspect of human thought is reduceable to a logical formalism . . . whether human thought is entirely computable."
Computer Power and Human Reason: From Judgment to Calculation (1976)
ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE and DEMOCRATIC VALUES:
The Social Contract Index 2020 (AISCI-2020)
" The AI Policy Sourcebook is the first compendium of AI policy, providing essential information for policy makers, researchers, journalists, and the public. Edited by Marc Rotenberg, the AI Policy Sourcebook includes global AI frameworks, such as the OECD AI Principles and the Universal Guidelines for AI. The Sourcebook also includes materials from the European Union and the Council of Europe, national AI initiatives, as well as recommendations from professional societies, including the ACM and the IEEE. "
Marc Rotenberg, AI Policy Sourcebook (2020)