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2021 Third Session CCW meeting on lethal autonomous weapons systems

September 27, 2021

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2021 Second Session CCW meeting on lethal autonomous weapons systems

August 3, 2021

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2021 First Session CCW meeting on lethal autonomous weapons systems

June 28, 2021

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What can AI researchers do to help prevent Lethal Autonomous Weapons?

May 5, 2021

Learn from some of the world’s leading experts on fighting autonomous weapons by joining the 9th International Conference on Learning Representations (ICLR 2021) speaker event, “What can AI researchers do to help prevent Lethal Autonomous Weapons?” Read more...

From UCAVs to LAWS: The Perception and Reality of Unmanned Weapons

April 7, 2021

Hosted by Drone Wars UK on Wednesday 7 April at 7pm BST, this webinar will discuss the risks posed by combat drone usage in war and recent developments in lethal autonomous weapons. Read more...

Death by Algorithm? The Future of Weaponized Artificial Intelligence

March 26, 2021

On 26 March, 11am-12pm EDT, join Project Ploughshares for a virtual discussion focused on the weaponization of artificial intelligence and technical, ethical, military and security concerns. Read more...

Global Meeting 2021: Virtual

March 24, 2021

The third global meeting of the Campaign to Stop Killer Robots will take place virtually on 24 March 2021, 13:00-17:00 (GMT). This event is only open to members of the Campaign to Stop Killer Robots.  Read more...

Los Riesgos de las Armas Autónomas: Una Mirada desde el Sur. Perspectiva Científica y Militar.

March 18, 2021

On Thursday 18 March from 15.00-16.00 (UTC-3), join SEHLAC and Centro de Estudios de Política Internacional (CEPI) for a presentation from the Latin American perspective on the risks of fully autonomous weapons: scientific and military. This is a Spanish-language event, held over Zoom. Read more...

South African Perspectives on Fully Autonomous Weapons

March 10, 2021

Join the Institute of Security Studies and ENACT Africa for a discussion on the South African perspective on fully autonomous weapons. Read more...

Killer Robots: The Lethal Autonomous Weapons (LAWS) – A Threat to Human Kind

February 24, 2021

Join Women Peace and Democracy Nepal for a roundtable seminar on “Killer Robots: The Lethal Autonomous Weapons (LAWS) – A Threat to Human Kind” on Wednesday, February 24, 2021 from 10:00 AM- 1:00 PM. Read more...

Militarization, Killer Robots, and the Korean Peninsula: The Case for Peace

December 14, 2020

Join Korea Peace Now! on 15 December 2020 at 8pm (UTC -5) via Zoom for a discussion on killer robots in South Korea: what they are, why you should care, and how ending the Korean War can help stop them. This is an English-language event. Read more...

Virtual Global Youth Conference on Fully Autonomous Weapons

December 12, 2020

On 12 December 2020, ISC and the Campaign to Stop Killer Robots will host a Virtual Global Youth Conference on Fully Autonomous Weapons. All participants, especially youth, are welcome. Registration is required. This event will be mixed-language, with a focus on English and Japanese. Read more...

VIII Jardunaldiak Antimilitarismoa eta Memoria Historikoa

November 18, 2020

The 8th edition of the Antimilitarist and Historical Memory Conference will present the theme “Towards the prohibition of autonomous weapons: is a world without wars possible?” with the Spanish Campaign to Stop Killer Robots. The event will take place virtually on 18-19 November 2020. Please note this is a Spanish-language event and registration is required to attend. Read more...

Webinar series on the technological, military and legal aspects of lethal autonomous weapon systems

October 26, 2020

The United Nations Institute for Disarmament Research (UNIDIR) and United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs (UNODA) are pleased to invite you to a series of three webinars exploring technological, military and legal aspects of Lethal Autonomous Weapon Systems (LAWS). The purpose of each webinar would be to provide analysis on issues pertaining to technological, military and legal Read more...