IEAI Event: Speaker Series on “How Technology Unlocks Frontiers and Ethical Dilemmas: The Case of Outer Space” with Patrick Lin
November 30 – 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
With its Speaker Series, the TUM Institute for Ethics in Artificial Intelligence invites experts from all over the world to talk about ethics and governance of AI. These events serve as an important platform for sharing new research and exchanging knowledge.
We are pleased to announce that the speaker for this session is Patrick Lin.
Patrick Lin, PhD, is the director of the Ethics + Emerging Sciences Group, based at California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, where he is a philosophy professor. He also currently serves on the US National Space Council’s Users Advisory Group and is affiliated with Stanford Law School, Czech Academy of Sciences, World Economic Forum, Aurelia Institute, and other leading orgs. Previous affiliations include the 100 Year Study on AI, Stanford Engineering, US Naval Academy, Dartmouth College, Univ. of Notre Dame, Univ. of Iceland (Fulbright), Center for a New American Security, New America Foundation, UNIDIR, and others. Prof. Lin is well published in technology ethics—including on frontier development (esp. outer space and the Arctic), AI, robotics, cybersecurity, bioengineering, nanotechnology, security technologies, and more—and is regularly invited to provide briefings on the subject to industry, media, and government.
The topic of this session will be “How Technology Unlocks Frontiers and Ethical Dilemmas: The Case of Outer Space”
This session of the TUM IEAI Speaker Series will take place on November 30th, 2023 at 11:00 (CET) at the TUM Think Tank.
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