The Future of Humanity Institute is a multidisciplinary research institute at the University of Oxford. It enables a select set of leading intellects to bring the tools of mathematics, philosophy, and science to bear on big-picture questions about humanity and its prospects. The Institute belongs to the Faculty of Philosophy and is affiliated with the Oxford Martin School.
The Future of Humanity Institute is hosting a maths workshop led by the Machine Intelligence Research Institute (MIRI). The week long workshop covers topics such as mathematical logic, probability theory, and how these tools relate to artificial intelligence.
Nick Bostrom visited 10 Downing Street on Tuesday 12 November 2013 to advise on topics ranging from existential risk to more effective institutions.
On Wednesday 09 November, ideas from Stuart Armstrong and Anders Sandberg were featured in George Dvorsky’s article on self-replicating space probes.