Noel Sharkey

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Noel SharkeyPhD, DSc FIET, FBCS CITP FRIN FRSA is Professor of AI and Robotics and Professor of Public Engagement at the University of Sheffield and was an EPSRC Senior Media Fellow (2004-2010).

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ICRAC statement on the human control of weapons systems at the April 2018 CCW GGE

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Posted on 11 April 2018

International Committee for Robot Arms Control Statement to the UN GGE Meeting 2018 Delivered by Prof. Noel Sharkey, on 11 April 2018 Mr Chairperson, We have been very pleased with this morning’s session as states begin to contemplate a move towards policies on the human control of weapons systems. On a pedantic note: we cannot […] Continue Reading

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ICRAC Working Paper #3 (CCW GGE April 2018): Guidelines for the human control of weapons systems

Analysis, ICRAC News, News, Working Papers

Posted on 10 April 2018

Guidelines for the human control of weapons systems [PDF] Authored by Noel Sharkey, chair of ICRAC[1] Since 2014, high contracting parties to the CCW have expressed interest and concern about the meaningful human control of weapons systems. There is an extensive scientific and engineering literature on the dynamics of human-machine interaction and human supervisory control […] Continue Reading

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Short ICRAC Statement at the April 2018 CCW GGE

Front Page, ICRAC News, News, Statements

Posted on 10 April 2018

International Committee for Robot Arms Control Statement to the UN GGE Meeting 2018 Delivered by Prof. Noel Sharkey, on 10 April 2018 Mr. Chairperson, There have been very useful and interesting discussions this morning. I speak here as chair of an academic NGO: the International Committee for Robot Arms Control (ICRAC) and as a member […] Continue Reading

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ICRAC Podcast Series

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Posted on 25 December 2015

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Icelandic research institute shuns autonomous weapons

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Posted on 02 September 2015

The Icelandic Institute for Intelligent Machines (IIIM) has issued an ethical policy that makes them the first Artificial Intelligence research and development group to reject the development of technologies intended for military operations. IIIM is an independent research institute affiliated with Reykjavik University in Reykjavik, Iceland “It is only fitting that a research center in Iceland […] Continue Reading

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Podcast #6: Interviews on Social Responsibility in Robotics and AI

Podcast

Posted on 04 May 2015

Download file | Play in new window | Duration: 9:53 Interviews with: Ryan Gariepy, Chief Technical Officer, Clearpath Robotics Stuart Russell, Professor of Artificial Intelligence, University of California at BerkeleyThis is episode 6 of 6 in the CCW Special that kicks off the new official ICRAC Podcast series.In this episode we discuss the social responsibility […] Continue Reading

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