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Thursday
11
JAN

LDN Talks: Musk, Zuckerberg & The Risk of Super A.I

19:00
21:30
Amersham Arms
Event organized by Amersham Arms

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Info & Tickets: http://bit.ly/2hX4rep
Venue: Amersham Arms, Peckham
Doors: 7pm / Talk starts: 7.30pm.

**Please note, neither Elon Musk nor Mark Zuckerberg will be attending or speaking at this event - Specialist David Wood will discuss their recent views on the subject of AI**

Tech titans Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg take opposing views over the dangers posed by the development of better AI (Artificial Intelligence). This talk by smartphone industry pioneer and longtime singularity-watcher David Wood provides an accessible background to this monumental debate.

He will highlight:

- The meaning of terms "singularity" and "intelligence explosion"
- Five factors that are accelerating progress in AI
- Scenarios in which superintelligence might arise within as little as ten years time
- Common fallacies and misunderstanding in discussions over superintelligence
- Five ways in which superintelligence could knock humanity off trajectory
- Positive steps that are now being taken to ensure a beneficial outcome for A.I

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LDN Talks is a new concept which aims to re-invent your after work drinks. We've pulled together an impressive array of leading entrepreneurs, intellectuals, bright thinkers and incredible individuals to inspire your evenings.

Please note: this talk may be filmed for use as a short highlights video on Funzing.com & social media channels

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