Jul 1, 2020
Dr. Shahar Avin is a Senior Research Associate at the
Center for the Study of Existential Risk (CSER) at Cambridge
University, focusing primarily on risks associated with
Artificial Intelligence and Deep Learning algorithms.
We discuss discuss:
- Shahar’s unique approach of discovering truths
through simulation and gaming
- His insights into how to fix the broken system of
- The existential risks associated with the rise of
- Shahar's project Intelligence Rising, in
collaboration with Oxford University’s Future of Humanities
Institute and my own Remake Labs, to create a strategic scenario
game that will help educate decision makers on the possible risks
and effects of the accelerating development in AI capabilities in
the next few years.