Month: September 2020

podcast

015 – Guest: Karina Vold, Professor of Philosophy, part 2

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-ndcrt-ec250b

This and all episodes at: http://aiandyou.net/ .

 

How will we keep our current and future artificial intelligences ethically aligned with human preferences? Who do we need to help with that? Answer: A philosopher of the use of emerging cognitive technologies. Karina Vold is Assistant Professor at the University of Toronto’s Institute for the History and Philosophy of Science and Technology and has recently come from the Leverhulme Centre for the Future of Intelligence. She thinks, writes, and speaks about the the evolution of #AI from a philosopher’s perspective. In the second half of this interview we learn about value alignment, the Trolley Problem, and just what those institutes do about AI.  Ever wondered whether you could make a living as a philosopher? Karina will tell you how she has.

Transcript and URLs referenced at HumanCusp Blog.

Karina Vold

 

podcast

014 – Guest: Karina Vold, Professor of Philosophy

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-3sreu-eb34e3

This and all episodes at: http://aiandyou.net/ .

 

How will we keep our current and future artificial intelligences ethically aligned with human preferences? Who do we need to help with that? Answer: A philosopher of the use of emerging cognitive technologies. Karina Vold is Assistant Professor at the University of Toronto’s Institute for the History and Philosophy of Science and Technology and has recently come from the Leverhulme Centre for the Future of Intelligence. She thinks, writes, and speaks about the the evolution of AI from a philosopher’s perspective. In this interview we learn about the Philosophy of Mind, the Extended Mind Hypothesis – and find out who Otto and Inga are. Ever wondered whether you could make a living as a philosopher? Karina will tell you how she has.

All this and our usual look at today’s AI headlines

Transcript and URLs referenced at HumanCusp Blog.

Karina Vold

 

podcast

013 – Guest: Paolo Pirjanian, Embodied Robotics CEO, part 2

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-j7jmj-ea3dfc

This and all episodes at: http://aiandyou.net/ .

 

Have you seen a robot help a troubled child? This week’s guest makes one. This is part 2 of the interview with Paolo Pirjanian, who is the former CTO of iRobot and early leader in the field of consumer robotics with 16+ years of experience developing and commercializing cutting-edge home robots. He led world-class teams and companies at iRobot®, Evolution Robotics®, and others.  In 2016, Paolo founded Embodied, Inc. with the vision to build socially and emotionally intelligent companions that improve care and wellness and enhance our daily lives. We will learn more about how Moxie the robot works, what it can do, and Paolo’s plans for future robots.

Transcript and URLs referenced at HumanCusp Blog.

Paolo Pirjanian

 

podcast

012 – Guest: Paolo Pirjanian, Embodied Robotics CEO

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-npn8j-e93d41

This and all episodes at: http://aiandyou.net/ .

 

Have you seen a robot help a troubled child? This week’s guest makes one. Paolo Pirjanian is the former CTO of iRobot and early leader in the field of consumer robotics with 16+ years of experience developing and commercializing cutting-edge home robots. He led world-class teams and companies at iRobot®, Evolution Robotics®, and others.  In 2016, Paolo founded Embodied, Inc. with the vision to build socially and emotionally intelligent companions that improve care and wellness and enhance our daily lives.

All this and our usual look at today’s AI headlines

Transcript and URLs referenced at HumanCusp Blog.

Paolo Pirjanian