Thursday 14 January 20167:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Join us for a stimulating discussion on the future of technology and its implications, led by Oxford Philosophy Professor Luciano Floridi and featuring author Nigel Warburton.
Artificial Intelligence is at a point where even white collar workers’ jobs may be replaced by algorithms. What are the philosophical implications? Should we look forward to new developments with fear or excitement? Philosophers Luciano Floridi and Nigel Warburton discuss the near future and what it might mean for us.
Luciano Floridi is Professor of Philosophy and the Ethics of Information at the Oxford Internet Institute and author of The Fourth Revolution.
Nigel Warburton is a freelance writer and podcaster. His books include A Little History of Philosophy, The Art Question, and Free Speech: A Very Short Introduction. With David Edmonds he makes the popular philosophy podcast Philosophy Bites which has had over 27 million downloads.