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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...

RightsCon: The impending age of killer robots? How our data fuels autonomous weapons, and why it’s not too late to stop them

July 30, 2020

How will big data and surveillance feed into the development of autonomous weapons? How will algorithmic bias and machine learning impact the building or training of killer robots? What does this mean for how we choose to give our data away? Who will be held accountable when these systems fail or make mistakes? And, what can we really do about it? Find out in our session at RightsCon, to be held 30 July, 9.00am to 10.00am EST. Read more...