Questions tagged [risk-management]

For questions regarding AI risk management; including the mitigation of long term risk such as directing technology advancement with safety in mind; and the mitigation of immediate risk such as collision avoidance through trajectory analysis and planning.

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Is AI research culture predisposed to adversarialism while even the mathematics is more friendly?

Language is how we communicate to one other in the lab, at home, and in educational settings. Word selection matters. Sometimes we don't select well. If we are writers, we may edit a word later or ...
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What AI ethics classes are available and should they be taught universally?

Everyone in the field of AI is aware that some of the objectives of AI could pose risks. A few of the risks exceed just car accidents as automated vehicles are beta tested or the replacement of ...
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What socioeconomic points of resistance do autonomous auto designers and manufacturers face?

Related Questions Which transition will be most difficult for some who grew up in a culture where driving autonomy is a mechanism of personal expression? Which transition will be most difficult for ...
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Would AI not obsessed with winning be better citizens of the world?

Some early AI research, inspired by Claude Shannon's maze learning mouse, Theseus, sought to discover resolutions to conflict. In the case of Theseus, the goal was to resolve the conflict between the ...
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Has Google's view of AI risen to the status of universal truth?

In the early 20th century, anything Princeton staff represented related to computing and the simulation of human thought was assumed to be flawless. In the late 20th century, it was MIT's AI lab that ...
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Should we focus more on societal or technical issues with AI risk

I have trouble finding material (blog, papers) about this issue, so I'm posting here. Taking a recent well known example: Musk has tweeted and warned about the potential dangers of AI, saying it is "...
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In what way can we measure control between humans and machines?

This is not a soft question. Neither is this question related to singularity conjecture or wars with robots. This question seeks a mathematical formulation of what is currently only qualitative and ...
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Are preemptive countermeasures indicated?

The Plausibility of Unintended Intelligence Software components applying emerging artificial intelligence techniques are being deployed with RestFUL interfaces exposed to the open Internet. It is ...
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What forces direct research in AI and is the resulting direction a good choice?

A few forces seem to dominate the determination of AI and cybernetic research direction. The quest to automate repetitive tasks Interest in the nature of consciousness, learning, and adapting ...