NEWSAI grant program winners announced
We are delighted to report that Elon Musk has decided to donate $10M to FLI to run a global research program aimed at keeping AI beneficial as per the
January 2015 open letter
- 1st winners
Media coverage: NBC News, Kurzweil AI, Business Insider, IEEE Spectrum.
NEWSOpen letter on AI weapons
(July 28 2015) Top AI researchers from industry and academia have signed an
arguing that offensive autonomous weapons beyond meaningful human control should be banned. It got over 10000 new signatories during the first day after publication!
Media coverage: Newsweek, Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Business Insider, NPR, Al Jazeera (TV)
We organized our first conference, The Future of AI: Opportunities and Challenges, Jan 2-5 in Puerto Rico. This conference brought together many of the world's leading AI builders from academia and industry to engage with each other and experts in economics, law and ethics. The goal was to identify promising research directions that can help maximize the future benefits of AI while avoiding pitfalls. Most of the speakers have posted their talks.