Keeping the Human in Artificial Intelligence

Kitchener Public Library
Wednesday, Nov 28, 2018 at 7:00 PM EST 
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Event Details

Join Doug Peers, Dean of Arts, University of Waterloo, and a panel of professors with expertise in economics, philosophy, and human-computer interaction for a discussion about what we need to know and do to ensure artificial intelligence serves humanity for the good of everyone.

Tickets are honoured until 6:50 p.m.

Photo: Sophia the robot (Hanson Robotics Ltd.) speaking at the AI for GOOD Global Summit, ITU, Geneva, Switzerland, June 2017. Photo credit ITU Pictures/Wikimedia Commons.


Joe Blit
University of Waterloo
Department of Economics
Carla Fehr
University of Waterloo
Department of Philosophy
Lennart Nacke
University of Waterloo
Department of Communication Arts


Kitchener Public Library
85 Queen Street North Kitchener, ON N2H 2H1 CA



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University of Waterloo

The University of Waterloo is Canada’s top innovation university. With more than 36,000 students we are home to the world's largest co-operative education system of its kind. Our unmatched entrepreneurial culture, combined with an intensive focus on research, powers one of the top innovation hubs in the world. Find out more at