Discussion: Robots, Artificial Intelligence

Community Happenings
Feb 05, 2020
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Belfast Free Library Abbott Room, 106 High St. How dangerous are autonomous robots (Blade Runner) and self-programming artificial intelligence (HAL)? Should we be scared? Steve Wolfson leads a discussion, “It’s Happening Now.”

Ray Kurzweil warns “The Singularity Is Near.” James Lovelock welcomes the coming Novacene, the age of hyper-intelligence. AI already whips world champions in chess, GO, and Jeopardy. Hollywood gives us "Blade Runner," "The Matrix," "HAL" and "Westworld."

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