IEEE TechEthics Hosting Workshop at IEEE R8 SYP Congress
IEEE TechEthics will be hosting a workshop at the upcoming IEEE R8 Students and Young Professionals (SYP) Congress, which gathers students and young professionals members from all Sections in Region 8 (Europe, Middle East and Africa) to enhance and foster the engineering sense and capabilities through different activities. The workshop will include an information session about the IEEE TechEthics program and a panel titled "Ethical and Societal Considerations in an AI Generation."
Save The Date!
The next virtual panel in the IEEE TechEthics Conversations Series will be held on Tuesday, 7 August from 12-1PM Eastern (GMT -4). The topic will be human augmentation. More information, including registration details, will be issued approximately 2 weeks prior to the session. To be sure you receive the latest information, be sure to join the IEEE TechEthics Community (free subscription).
Special Issue on AI Ethics
The current issue of IEEE Security & Privacy Magazine features researchers from across disciplines discussing strategies to prevent a future in which artificial intelligence defeats liberal values, including privacy, equal protection under the law, and due process. For a limited time, you can access the following article for free: "When Is an Algorithm Transparent? Predictive Analytics, Privacy, and Public Policy."
A Conversation with...Rodney Brooks
In this interview, Rodney Brooks talks about challenges in discussing the future of artificial intelligence -- particularly in autonomous vehicles and care for the elderly -- including focusing on societal and ethical impacts in the near term.