The Dark Side of AI

WaiTALK: Women in AI signature event world-wide. This Switzerland edition is focusing on malicious applications of Artificial Intelligence. It is often said, that Artificial Intelligence (AI) positively transforms almost every sector from medicine to urban planning, but it also brings questionable or even dangerous implications with it, like fake news and videos, a surveillance state and loss of privacy. Technical issues like a lack of predictability and explainability, as well as hype and misinterpretations in the media, and further, disagreement within definitions and applications, lead to skepticism and distrust.