Posts by algadmin
A powerful genie – The Gradient Institute on ethical AI
"We’ve so far built a genie that is powerful but naively obedient. As we grant it more power, it is critical that we also make it wiser"
2018 wrap-up – culture, tech news and Data61’s achievements
2018 in big tech news, and Data61's biggest achievements
Adrian Turner’s latest op-ed – Autonomous vehicles as the pinnacle of the fourth industrial revolution
"The software and platform wars for cars have not been won"
Tackling Drought with Data Visualisation
Australia’s drought has become a key issue, in 2018. A long stretch of dry weather during Australia’s April to October […]
D61+ Live – Media Highlights
Media and social media highlights from D61+Live, our premier technology and ideas showcase held in September 2018
Interviews and Highlights from D61+ Live
We speak to Peta Ellis, Samantha Wong and Adrian Turner, plus a highlights reel from the event
Australia’s $315bn digital opportunity – Data61 CEO talk at D61+Live
Digital innovation can deliver $315 billion in gross economic value to Australia over the next decade. Adrian Turner shares how we can capture this value and build our competitive advantage in key areas, as well as re-think our innovation system to drive scale.
A roadmap for artificial intelligence – have your say at D61+ Live
The ‘Artificial Intelligence Roadmap and Ethics Framework’ is a project being led by Data61’s Strategic Insight team, in partnership with […]
Fiction, reality and robot commonsense – A Q&A with Professor Ronald Arkin on his D61+ Live talk
"Robots are here and they will have a greater and greater impact on society. We need to discuss the manifold ethical questions they pose to society. Technological advances are outpacing our ability to regulate and legislate. Everyone is a stakeholder in this discussion so my hope is that more people will get engaged. It’s our future we’re talking about"