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Artificial Intelligence: How to survive the digital revolution?

RI 2016: Section 7.4.2

Given that, every year, we produce as much data as in the entire history of humankind, can we now create a better world?

The abundance of data certainly makes it possible to establish an entirely new paradigm for running our societies. But do we really want and need large-scale surveillance? Or are we running into a totalitarian digital nightmare?!

In the next lecture, visiting prof. Dirk Helbing from ETH Zürich (Switzerland) will give a provoking lecture on this topic and a lot of food for thought!