On 19 January at the 9th CREA Digital Day in Geneva, Switzerland, Article 36’s Maya Brehm was in conversation with Laurent Haug, to discuss why a ban on the development and use of “killer robots” is needed to ensure that weapon systems remain under meaningful human control. She called on tech entrepreneurs to speak out against unacceptable applications of artificial intelligence (AI). Watch the talk here:

The CREA Digital Day is this biggest digital event in French-speaking Switzerland, with 20 speakers and 1500 participants looking at a wide range of subjects related to the digitisation of business, new technologies and emerging industries, as well as the social and ethical challenges presented by current technological developments.

Image: Article 36’s Maya Brehm in conversation with Laurent Haug (youtube/CREA Genève)

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