Category: aiethics

  • Podcasts – my thoughts on ethics on air

    Podcasts – my thoughts on ethics on air

    Hosts from all over the world invite me to share my thoughts on ethics, artificial intelligence, data protection, sustainability or my personal career. Podcasts are a great opportunity to present my views and convictions in a structured and understandable manner. Every single one of these conversations has been an eye-opener for myself as well.

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  • On teaching AI & ethics

    On teaching AI & ethics

    The Montreal AI Ethics Institute interviewed me, along with my ForHumanity colleagues Merve Hickok and Ryan Carrier, about our thoughts on teaching AI and ethics. I recommend keeping AI ethics as applied as possible and inspiring people to think about what that means for their own work experience.

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  • Is there business ethics in Clubhouse?

    Is there business ethics in Clubhouse?

    What can AI ethics learn from business ethics? What’s the ethics of Clubhouse, if any? Is the Robinhood app undermining free will? And how can tech companies create an ethical business culture? Listen to my thoughts in this interview.

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  • TedX Zürich: «AI – freedom within, freedom without»

    TedX Zürich: «AI – freedom within, freedom without»

    AI frees us from having to solve complex problems ourselves, but does it also deprive us of the ability to think for ourselves? In my TedX speech I reflect on the ambiguous role AI plays for our freedom. Due to the pandemic, my speech was recorded in a huge, empty, pitch-black TV studio in Zurich.…

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  • Robinhood: democratized finance on shaky ground

    Robinhood: democratized finance on shaky ground

    More than 900 years after the heroic figure Robin Hood set out to steal from the rich and give to the poor, two American entrepreneurs borrowed his name to establish a fintech company that claims to “democratize finance for all”. But the new Robinhood’s claim of ‘democracy’ is on shaky ground. Just as the company…

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  • “AI is a tool, not a right. It’s not an end in itself”

    “AI is a tool, not a right. It’s not an end in itself”

    “We might trust machines more than people when we communicate with them but this is dangerous because behind every machine there are the people that create it”. Just one of my statements from my lively talk with Kimberly Misquitta from Indian chatbot company Engati.

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