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Springtime Updates

A leadership transition, an Athens Roundtable report, and a few more big announcements!

April 17 2024

Leadership transition announcement

Earlier this year, after an extensive search for The Future Society’s next Executive Director, the Board of Directors selected Nicolas Moës, former Director of EU AI Governance, to fill the role.

March 27 2024

TFS feedback reflected in historic UN General Assembly resolution on AI

Earlier this year, we provided feedback on a draft UN General Assembly resolution on AI. Last week, an updated resolution that reflected our feedback, co-sponsored by more than 120 Member States, was adopted by consensus.

March 27 2024

TFS joins U.S. NIST AI Safety Institute Consortium

TFS is collaborating with the NIST in the AI Safety Institute Consortium to establish a new measurement science that will enable the identification of proven, scalable, and interoperable measurements and methodologies to promote development of trustworthy AI and its responsible use.

March 25 2024

Towards Effective Governance of Foundation Models and Generative AI

We share highlights from the fifth edition of The Athens Roundtable on AI and the Rule of Law, and we present 8 key recommendations that emerged from discussions.

March 19 2024

Launch event for the Journal of AI Law and Regulation (AIRe)

TFS is partnering with Lexxion Publisher to launch The Journal of AI Law and Regulation (AIRe), covering key legislative developments in AI governance and providing an impartial platform for discussing the role of law and regulation in managing the challenges and opportunities of AI’s impact on society.

April 11 2024

TFS provides input to UN initiatives on global AI governance

TFS contributed recommendations to two major United Nations initiatives on global governance of artificial intelligence, providing feedback on a draft UN General Assembly plenary resolution and responding to open calls for feedback on the UN AI Advisory Body’s interim report.

March 1 2024

Contribution to Safety and Global Governance of Generative Al Report

TFS members contributed an article to the Safety and Global Governance of Generative Al Report, proposing ten principles for institutional design in AI governance.

February 29 2024

Signaling support for the EU AI Act & we’re hiring!

We express our support for the EU AI Act, share our contribution to the G7 Hiroshima AI Process, and announce a few job opportunities.

January 31 2024

TFS supports the approval of the EU AI Act

The Future Society urges European Union Member States and the European Parliament to approve the EU AI Act.

January 30 2024

Contribution to the G7 Hiroshima AI Process Code of Conduct

TFS contributed to the United States and European Union’s public consultations on the G7 Hiroshima Artificial Intelligence Process Guiding Principles and Code of Conduct.

January 23 2024

Our 2023 Highlights

We recount our achievements and impact in 2023, spanning policy research, convenings, workshops, advocacy, community-building, report production, interviews, and expert group, conference, and workshop participation.

December 21 2023

The Fifth Edition of The Athens Roundtable to take place in Washington, D.C.

The Fifth Edition of The Athens Roundtable on AI and the Rule of Law will convene in Washington D.C. on November 30th and December 1st, 2023, to examine the risks associated with foundation models and generative AI, and explore governance mechanisms that could serve to reduce these risks.

A Blueprint for the European AI Office

We are releasing a blueprint for the proposed European AI Office, which puts forward design features that would enable the Office to implement and enforce the EU AI Act, with a focus on addressing transnational issues like general-purpose AI.

October 17 2023

Model Protocol for Electronically Stored Information (ESI)

The Future Society, with support from IEEE, has developed a model protocol to assist parties seeking to establish the trustworthiness of advanced tools used to review electronically stored information (ESI) in legal discovery.

October 2 2023