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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.
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