AI provides means that enable great benefit to humanity, but that can also be used for control and coercion, from facial recognition to data capture and analysis. Policies to avoid that need to be developed, and a critical dialogue with the real-world developers and implementers of AI tools needs to inform policy development to ensure that the goals can be met and to avoid AI being used as a tool of control and coercion.
Facilitated by the IEEE.
University of Bath
Peggy Lynn Hicks
Director of the Thematic Engagement, Special Procedures and Right to Development Division
United Nations Human Rights Office
Eileen M. Lach
Member, Executive Committee
The IEEE Global Initiative on Ethics of Autonomous and Intelligent Systems
Senior Policy Manager
World Wide Web Foundation