Curriculum  |  ,   |  February 7, 2018

An Introduction to Cybersecurity Ethics

Curriculum developed by Shannon Vallor. Published by the Markkula Center for Applied Ethics at Santa Clara University. This ethics module for cybersecurity-related courses includes a reading, homework assignments, and case . . .

News  |    |  July 27, 2017

Empowering robots for ethical behavior

Article by Conn Hastings. Published in Frontiers Communications. Excerpt: Scientists at the University of Hertfordshire in the UK have developed a concept called Empowerment to help robots to protect and . . .

Berkeley Existential Risk Initiative

Organization founded in 2017 to improve human civilization’s long-term prospects for survival and flourishing. Currently, our main strategy is collaborating with university research groups working to reduce existential risk (“x-risk”), by providing . . .

Books  |    |  September 3, 2014

Superintelligence: Paths, Dangers, Strategies

Book by Nick Bostrom. Published by Oxford University Press. 352 pages.  Superintelligence asks the questions: What happens when machines surpass humans in general intelligence? Will artificial agents save or destroy us? Nick . . .

Websites  |  

AI Impacts

Website started in 2014 by Katja Grace and Paul Christiano. A collection of posts focused on the long-term impacts of sophisticated artificial intelligence. The project aims to improve our understanding . . .