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19-25 (Melbourne): International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI) 2017 with an AI Lounge discussion on killer robots on 21 August starting at 5:30pm.

21-25 (Geneva): Convention on Conventional Weapons (CCW) Group of Governmental Experts meeting on lethal autonomous weapons systems.


19-25 (Stockholm): SIPRI conference Article 36 reviews and emerging technologies


9-10 October (Kraków, Poland): European CYBERSEC Forum defence panel on the potential consequences of military technologies.

18 (New York): Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum (aircraft carrier in the Hudson) drones exhibition panel discussion with ICRAC’s Peter Asaro.

21-23 October (New York): UN General Assembly First Committee on Disarmament and International Security – Campaign to Stop Killer Robots briefing for delegates (23 October) preceded by the fifth Humanitarian Disarmament Campaigns Forum (21-22 October).


13-27 (Geneva): First CCW Group of Governmental Experts meeting on lethal autonomous weapons systems, followed by annual CCW meeting on 22-24 November.


Please help overcome the all-male panels or “manpanels” that have dominated the international debate on fully autonomous weapons systems to date by suggesting female experts to speak at events.