The Waterloo Chair in Science & Society (Heather Douglas) is co-hosting Wendell Wallach from Yale University on February 9 and 10, 2016. Wendell is currently at the University of Ottawa as the Fulbright Research Chair and will be giving a series of three talks during his visit to Waterloo.
Control and Responsible Innovation in the Development of Autonomous Moral Machines
A brief bio of Wendell Wallach
Wendell Wallach Chairs the Technology and Ethics Study Group at the Yale University Interdisciplinary Center for Bioethics, and also serves as a Senior Advisor to The Hastings Center. His recent book is entitled, A Dangerous Master: How to Keep Technology From Slipping Beyond Our Control. Together with Colin Allen (Indiana University) he co-authored, Moral Machines: Teaching Robots Right From Wrong. He is presently visiting Fulbright Research Chair at the University of Ottawa.