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. Continue reading
On Wednesday 09 November, ideas from Stuart Armstrong and Anders Sandberg were featured in George Dvorsky’s article on self-replicating space probes.
On Saturday 02 November, Daniel Dewey will join speakers such as Aubrey de Gray and Mark Post at TEDx Vienna.
Professor Nick Bostrom, Dr. Anders Sandberg, and Dr. Eric Drexler will speak on September 28 at Futurefest 2013, an event designed to “enlarge our sense of what’s possible, so that we can all play our part in shaping things to come.”
The Future of Humanity Institute is pleased to announce the winners of our 2013 competition.
The Oxford Martin Programme on the Impacts of Future Technology will be co-hosting the 2013 Philosophy and Theory of AI conference in Oxford this weekend, September 21-22.
Professor Nick Bostrom will be giving a closing keynote at the Re.Work Technology Summit this evening at LSO St Luke’s, London.
Dr. Stuart Armstrong gave a talk at the IARU Summer School on the Ethics of Technology. The talk addressed many of the research areas of our institute. Continue reading