This article was published by The Future Society in Seminars & Summits, The AI Initiative on September 26, 2018

Report Launch at the European Parliament “A Global Civic Debate on Governing the Rise of Artificial Intelligence”

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We presented the results of our global collective intelligence project, which assembled more than 2000 technology experts, policy-makers, and citizens along with 3365 contributions spanning five languages.

Seminars & SummitsThe AI Initiative
September 26, 2018
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We have organized a conference at the European Parliament for the release of the report on our Global Civic Debate on Governing the Rise of AI. We presented the results of our global collective intelligence project, which assembled more than 2000 technology experts, policy-makers, and citizens along with 3365 contributions spanning five languages. The event featured workshops co-hosted by Belgian startup ML6 and panel discussions. It brought together over 100 participants, Members of the European Parliament and senior officials from the European Commission and its High-Level Expert Group on AI (AI HLEG). MEP Marietje Schaake and AI HLEG Member Loubna Bouarfa spoke alongside Nicolas Miailhe and other experts in the AI policy space.

The full report and executive summary are available in English here:

Given the diversity of contributions to this Global Civic Debate, we have also translated the executive summary in 4 other languages: