Monthly Archives October 2016

As Artificial Intelligence Gets Serious

From its beginnings nine years ago C-PET has determined to think long-term and to think seriously about the implications of emerging technologies.

We aren’t partisan either politically or in our disposition toward technology – there is no bias either “pro” or “anti” tech among our many distinguished fellows and advisers and board members. Their personal and professional convictions cover the waterfront. But what they have in common is a dual commitment – to the conviction that emerging technology impacts will be far more important to the American and global future than almost anyone in the policy world recognizes, and to the related conviction that it does us no good at all to believe naively that this will all be good news...

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2016 Presidential Election Teleconference with Gary Shapiro Recap

On July 7, 2016, The Center for Policy on Emerging Technologies held our 2016 President Election Teleconference series featuring Gary Shapiro, the President, Chief Executive Officer, and Member of the Executive Board of the Consumer Technology Association (CTA). Below is a lightly edited transcript of the teleconference and should not be quoted without approval.

Center for Policy on Emerging Technologies

Teleconference with Nigel Cameron and Gary Shapiro.

Nigel Cameron: So let me welcome others and thank you for joining us for this teleconference, by the Center for Policy on Emerging Technologies Washington DC, we are very glad you have joined us...

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