Spotlight Stage SPL153
AI Ethics - Theatre or Reality?
Date Thursday, Nov 28 Time – Room Potsdam III
Is the explosion of interest, bodies, groups and institutions around 'AI Ethics' mostly 'theatre' based on the usual hysteria around any new form of technology or does it match real ethical needs? Donald will lay out the ethical needs and identify a way forward that is both practical and measured.
Plan B Learning, UK
Donald is an entrepreneur, CEO, Professor, speaker and blogger. He was CEO and one of the original founders of Epic Group plc, which established itself as the leading company in the UK e-learning market, floated on the Stock Market in 1996 and sold in 2005. Describing himself as ‘free from the tyranny of employment’, he now the CEO of an AI learning company WildFire, investor and Board member of PlanB learning, LearningPool and Cogbooks. He has been involved in consulting and implementing online learning in schools, FE, HE, corporate and government.
Donald has been involved in film, games, web, mobile, MOOCs, Oculus Rift and won many awards for the design and implementation of online learning. He is a regular speaker at national and international conferences, having delivered talks in the US, Europe, Far East, Middle East and Africa, and won several ‘Best speaker’ awards … also a regular (and controversial) blogger on online learning!