How do we ensure that AI works for humanity and not against it? We'll explore how our values can and should shape the tools we make, how we can maintain the right kinds of controls, and how the conversation between technology and society is evolving.
Stuart Russell, Professor of Computer Science, University of California Berkeley
Tristan Harris, Co-Founder & President, Center for Humane Technology
Tenzin Priyadarshi, President and CEO, Dalai Lama Center for Ethics and Transformative Values, MIT
Sabelo Mhlambi, Founder, Bantucracy
Aarathi Krishnan, Humanitarian Futures and Strategic Foresight Advisor
June 22nd & 23rd, 2020
For the past eight years, the SNF Conference has brought together some of the world's best thinkers, leaders, artists, iconoclasts and visionaries to explore critical questions regarding the future of humanity and society. Presented as a gift to the public by the Stavros Niarchos Foundation, the conference seeks to explore and deepen our collective understanding of fundamental issues and raise the level of democratic discourse.