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Mark Brakel on the UK AI Summit and the Future of AI Policy

17 November, 2023

Mark Brakel (Director of Policy at the Future of Life Institute) joins the podcast to discuss the AI Safety Summit in Bletchley Park, objections to AI policy, AI regulation in the EU and US, global institutions for safe AI, and autonomy in weapon systems.

00:00 AI Safety Summit in the UK
12:18 Are officials up to date on AI?
23:22 Objections to AI policy
31:27 The EU AI Act
43:37 The right level of regulation
57:11 Risks and regulatory tools
1:04:44 Open-source AI
1:14:56 Subsidising AI safety research
1:26:29 Global institutions for safe AI
1:34:34 Autonomy in weapon systems

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