Bracing for Impact- The Artificial Intelligence Challenge Conference

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Friday, February 2, 2018 | 9:00am - 4:30pm | Law Society of Ontario, Osgoode Hall Register: aichallenge.osgoode.yorku.ca/

Canada has positioned itself as a world leader and destination of choice for companies looking to invest in artificial intelligence and innovation. The “Bracing for Impact: The Artificial Intelligence Challenge” conference is a recognition that advancements in AI will have a huge impact on our social, moral and legal norms. It is therefore important to not only fund AI innovation, but we must also move quickly to ensure that robust and effective governance structures are in place.

The conference will be held at the Law Society of Ontario, Donald Lamont Centre, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and will feature internationally renowned AI experts who will discuss some of the fundamental questions that arise when machines start to think for themselves.

Topics include: • The impact and implications of AI for Industry; • Concerns about Intellectual Property and Commercialization; • Cybersecurity and Algorithmic Accountability; • Social Good.

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