The impact on society of machine learning - an opportunity or a threat?

  • 14 November 2017
  • Dinner, Discussion
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Dr Mike Lynch OBE FRS FREng
Founder, Invoke Capital
Dr Claire Craig CBE
Director of Science Policy, The Royal Society
Amir Saffari
Head of AI, BenevolentAI
Dame Wendy Hall DBE FRS FREng
Regius Professor of Computer Science, University of Southampton
Professor Chris Bishop FRS FREng
Laboratory Director, Microsoft Research, Cambridge [Panellist]

Institute of Practitioners in Advertising, Invoke Capital, Microsoft Research and The Royal Society

This discussion appeared in the FST journal below.

Academies and independent advice, industrial strategy for the UK, business strategy for Scotland, meeting air quality targets, diagnosing cancer earlier, the rise of machine learning, the future of social care and an obituary for Sir Brian Neill.

Volume 22, Issue 2