Guidelines for the human control of weapons

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 …

AI​ ​Now​ ​2017​ ​Report

Ethical questions of bias and accountability will become even more urgent in the context of rights and liberties as AI systems capable of violent force against humans are developed and …

Machine Ethics and Robot Ethics

Once the stuff of science fiction, recent progress in artificial intelligence, robotics, and machine learning means that these rapidly advancing technologies are finally coming into widespread use within everyday life. …

Key elements of meaningful human control

The central area of concern regarding the development of autonomous weapons systems (AWS) is that they might lack the necessary human control in the critical functions of identifying, selecting and …