Scripta Varia

Power and Limits of Artificial Intelligence


Proceedings of the Workshop
Power and Limits of Artificial Intelligence
30 November-1 December 2016
Scripta Varia 132
Vatican City, 2016
E-Pub ahead of print  

Word of Welcome
Werner Arber

Welcome Greetings
Marcelo Sánchez Sorondo

Outline of the Workshop
Stanislas Dehaene

Artificial Intelligence: A Survey of Achievements and Questions, Viewed from Mathematics
Cédric Villani, Institut Henri Poincaré, PAS

The Evolutionary Success of Cerebral Cortex: Computing in High Dimensional Dynamic Space
Wolf Singer, Strüngmann Institute, Frankfurt, PAS

Breaking the Gap Between AI and Human Intelligence: What Are We Missing?
Yann LeCun, Facebook

Comment: The Ethics of Artificial Intelligence
Stephen Hawking, University of Cambridge (read by Prof. Hertog)

The Probabilistic Brain
Alex Pouget, Université de Genève

Building Machines That Learn and Think Like People
Josh Tenenbaum, MIT

Towards Artificial General Intelligence
Demis Hassabis, Google DeepMind

Motivation and Evaluation are Computationally Messy
Patricia Churchland, UCSD, California 

The Impact of Augmented Reality, Wearables and Robotics In Neuroscience and Neuropsychiatry
Olaf Blanke, EPFL

What is Consciousness, and Could Machines Have It?
Stanislas Dehaene, Collège de France, PAS

What Really Matters: Children’s Inferences About Learning, Trying and Caring
Laura Schulz, MIT

Artificial Intelligence and Human Minds: Perspectives From Studies of Infants
Elizabeth Spelke, Harvard

The Limits and Potential for Brain Computer Interfaces
John Donoghue EPFL, Lausanne

Collaborative Human-Robot Autonomy
Manuela M. Veloso, Carnegie Mellon University

Who Am I?
Laurie Paul, North Carolina Chapel Hill 

Children and Robots
Antonio Battro


Power and Limitations of Artificial Intelligence

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