The Rise of Artificial Intelligence: Brad Smith at Princeton University

What will artificial intelligence mean for society, jobs, and the economy? Speaking today at Princeton University is Brad Smith, President and Chief Legal Officer of Microsoft. I was in the audience and live-blogged Brad’s talk. CITP director Ed Felten introduces Brad’s lecture by saying that the tech industry is at a crossroads. With the rise of AI and big data, people have realized that the internet and technology are having a big, long-term effect on many people’s lives. At the same time, we’ve seen increased skepticism about technology and the role of the tech industry in society. The good news, says Ed, is that plenty of people in the industry are up to the task of explaining what the industry does to cope with these problems in a productive way. What the industry needs now, says Ed, is what Brad offers: a thoughtful approach to the challenges that our society faces, acknowledges the role of tech companies, seeks constructive solutions, and takes…

Read more detail on Recent Technology posts –

Related news:

This entry was posted in Technology & Cyberlaw and tagged , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply