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Conceptual Engineering for Emerging Technologies New Webinar Series

Jan 18, 2024 | Lectures & seminars

The Conceptual Engineering for Emerging Technologies (CEET) initiative is a joint venture by the Conceptual Engineering Network, the ESDIT Consortium, HKU’s AI&Humanity Lab, and ConceptLab HK. The CEET initiative aims to promote the application of conceptual engineering to transformations induced by emerging technologies. The initiative will run a new webinar series, with panels, mini-workshops, and lectures published on the Conceptual Engineering YouTube channel.

Provisional schedule of the webinar series

Session #01. AI & Emotions | January 24, 2024
Speakers: Simon Goldstein (HKU), Matthew McKeever (HKU)
Moderator: TBA

Session #02. AI & Creativity | February 06, 2024
Speaker: Lindsay Brainard

Session #03. Conceptual Disruptions | February 21, 2024
Speakers: Philip Brey (Twente), Lily Frank (TUE), Sven Nyholm (LMU)
Moderator: Jeroen Hopster (Utrecht)

Session #04. Conceptual Design | March 7, 2024
Speakers: Luciano Siebert (TU Delft), Filippo Santoni de Sio (TU Delft), Herman Veluwenkamp (Groningen)
Moderator: Ibo van de Poel (TU Delft)

Session #05. Alignment in ML/LLMs | March 19, 2024
Speakers: Alex Campolo (Durham), Emma Ruttkamp-Bloem (Pretoria), Katia Schwerzmann (Bochum)
Moderator: Manuel Gustavo Isaac (EPFL)

Session #06. Neurorights | Date TBC
Speakers: Nita Farahany (Duke), Anuj Puri (Tilburg) [+1 TBC]
Moderator: Manuel Gustavo Isaac (EPFL)

Zoom Information
Meeting ID: 679 2010 7239
Passcode: CEET-W24 (Invite)

Organizing Committee

Delia Belleri (CEN), Herman Cappelen (HKU), Max Deutsch (HKU), Jeroen Hopster (ESDIT), Manuel Gustavo Isaac (CEN), Steffen Koch (CEN), Matthew McKeever (HKU), Ibo van de Poel (ESDIT), & Rachel Sterken (HKU)