HONG KONG - Fears abound over artificial intelligence (AI), ranging from doomsday scenarios to mundane concerns about jobs, bias, and prying by officialdom and private actors. In response, the open AI community The Yuan held its Governments4AI webinar yesterday to solicit specialists’ insights into AI governance.
The much-anticipated forum convened a panel of expert commentators to grapple with governments’ role in regulating AI. Following The Yuan’s acclaimed article series on this theme, the debate roped in such AI luminaries as Prof Patrick Glauner of Germany’s Deggendorf Institute of Technology - an AI advisor to the governments of France, Germany, and Luxembourg - smartphone pioneer Prof Jeffrey Lee Funk, Ivana Bartoletti, chief privacy officer at information technology consultancy Wipro, World Trade Organization dispute settlement lawyer Anthony A. Abad, and digital health expertThe content herein is subject to copyright by The Yuan. All rights reserved. The content of the services is owned or licensed to The Yuan. Such content from The Yuan may be shared and reprinted but must clearly identify The Yuan as its original source. Content from a third-party copyright holder identified in the copyright notice contained in such third party’s content appearing in The Yuan must likewise be clearly labeled as such.