EVENT: British Academy – Do we need robot law?

Posted December 9th, 2016 in Forthcoming events by sally

‘Advances in AI have enabled a range of developments in robotics, from driverless vehicles to unmanned military machines. These advances raise questions about autonomy and accountability – what happens if a faithful servant disobeys an action, and who is to blame if things go wrong? Can our current governance mechanisms lessen these risks and empower us to adopt new technologies? Or do we need new laws and guidelines?’

Date: 31st January 2017, 6.30-8.00pm

Location: The Royal Society, 6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London, SW1Y 5AG

Charge: Free, registration required

More information can be found here.