Success in creating effective A.I.,” said the late Stephen Hawking, “could be the biggest event in the history of our civilization. Or the worst. We just don’t know.” Elon Musk called A.I. “a fundamental risk to the existence of civilization.” What was once science fiction is fast becoming reality, as AI transforms war, crime, justice, jobs, society and - even our very sense of what it means to be human.                            

The Boston Consulting Group and Brahe Education Foundation invites you to an exclusive talk held by MIT professor and co-founder of the Future of Life Institute Max Tegmark, focusing on AI and its potential to revolutionize our collective future. In his deeply researched and vitally important new book, Life 3.0, Tegmark explores the essential questions of our time and guides us through the most controversial issues around AI today - from consciousness to super-intelligence and the ultimate physical limits on life in the cosmos.

Attendance is free of charge and requires registration. 

Register here : https://on.bcg.com/maxtegmark

 

Biography:

Max Tegmark is a Professor of Physics at MIT, co-founder of the Future of Life Institute, and Scientific Director of the Foundational Questions Institute. His research has ranged from cosmology to the physics of cognitive systems, and is currently focused at the interface between physics, AI and neuroscience. He is the author of over 200 publications and the books Life 3.0: Being Human in the Age of Artificial Intelligence and Our Mathematical Universe: My Quest for the Ultimate Nature of Reality.

 

Sponsors & Organizers
BCG Gamma – Making AI real for business  

The BCG Gamma team comprises world-class data scientists and business consultants who specialize in the use of advanced analytics to get breakthrough business results. Gamma combines advanced skills in computer science, artificial intelligence, statistics, and machine learning with deep industry and topic domain expertise

Brahe Educational Foundation - Brahe is a Swedish nonprofit foundation that arranges lectures and seminars by prominent academics in the physical and behavioral sciences to faculty and students at Swedish educational institutions with the public invited.