2062 is the year by which we will have built machines as intelligent as us. So says Professor of Artificial Intelligence Toby Walsh and the majority of his colleagues. What will society look like in this Brave New World? Described as one of the rockstars of the digital revolution, Toby brings a deep knowledge of technology to argue the future can be bright tomorrow if we get the settings right today.
Toby Walsh is one of the world’s leading researchers in Artificial Intelligence. He is a Professor of Artificial Intelligence at UNSW and his new book is 2062: The World That Made AI.
Scott Ludlam is a former Australian politician representing the Australian Greens. He served as a Senator from Western Australia from 2008 - 2017, and as Co-Deputy Leader of his party from 2015 - 2017. He is currently a columnist for The Guardian and his first book on ecology, technology and politics will be published in 2019.