Entries by Revathi Kumar

EA Global X Boston Conference

The first EA Global X conference, EAGxBoston, is being held at MIT on April 30th, 12:30-6:30pm. Boston EAs have created an incredible lineup bringing together a who’s who of researchers, EAs, EA orgs, and up-and-coming orgs including: Dean Karlan (Yale, Innovations for Poverty Action) Joshua Greene (Harvard, Moral Cognition Lab) Rachel Glennerster (MIT, Poverty Action […]

Open Letter Autonomous Weapons

This open letter was announced July 28 at the opening of the IJCAI 2015 conference on July 28. Journalists who wish to see the press release may contact Toby Walsh. Hosting, signature verification and list management are supported by FLI; for administrative questions about this letter, please contact Max Tegmark. Autonomous weapons select and engage […]

AI Open Letter

(If you have questions about this letter, please contact Max Tegmark) Artificial intelligence (AI) research has explored a variety of problems and approaches since its inception, but for the last 20 years or so has been focused on the problems surrounding the construction of intelligent agents – systems that perceive and act in some environment. […]