Eric Horvitz: The One Hundred Year Study on Artificial Intelligence

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Oct. 20, 2016, 4:41 p.m.
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Eric Horvitz
Director, Microsoft Research-Redmond Lab
Thursday, October 20, 2016 at 3:00 PM
Room 368 (CIT - 3rd floor)

The One Hundred Year Study on Artificial Intelligence: An Enduring
Study on AI and its Influence on People and Society

I will present an update on the One Hundred Year Study on AI
(https://ai100.stanford.edu/). I will describe the background and
status of the project, including the roots of the effort in earlier
experiences with the 2008-09 AAAI Panel on Long-Term AI Futures that
culminated in the AAAI Asilomar meeting. I will reflect about several
directions for investigation, highlighting opportunities for
reflection and investment in proactive research, monitoring, and
guidance. I look forward to comments and feedback from seminar
attendees.

Eric Horvitz is a technical fellow and director of the Microsoft
Research lab on Microsoft’s main campus. He has been elected fellow
of AAAI, ACM, and the National Academy of Engineering (NAE). He
served as president of the AAAI and has served on advisory boards for
the Allen Institute for Artificial Intelligence, NSF, NIH, DARPA, and
the Computing Community Consortium (CCC). More information can be
found athttp://research.microsoft.com/~horvitz.

Host: Professor Michael Littman/HCRI

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