NLC - The Big Picture
Thursday 24 October 2019, 07:30pm
Hits : 85
Contact: NLC - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Northumberland Learning Connection presents

12 compelling events

How will the world work when robots make our decisions, manage our health care, and write our literature? When computers “judge” our guilt and manipulate our elections? When our personal data is sold to the highest bidder? Don’t look now, but it’s happening already.

Canada is a world leader in the development of artificial intelligence. Now we must fathom the ethical and political questions it raises.

Running from October 24 - November 29, 2019.

Ira BasenScientists began talking about AI sixty years ago; now we're into deep learning. Over the next decade, AI could become the most transformative technology since electricity, with changes that will make our lives safer and more fulfilling. But why did Stephen Hawking call AI potentially "the end of the human race"? How do we keep it under control?

Ira Basen, CBC broadcaster (photo right)

Columbus Community Centre, 232 Spencer St. E. Cobourg

Tickets

$21 including fee

Take advantage of our Early Bird Discount UNTIL OCTOBER 1, 1019:

https://www.connectnlc.ca/tickets-1

Location: Columbus Community Centre