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UNESCO Conference "Principles for AI: Towards a Humanistic Approach?"

When, local time: 
Monday, 4 March 2019 -
9:30am to 7:00pm
France, Paris
Type of Event: 
Category 8-Symposium
Sasha Rubel (Email:

Rapid technological advancements in AI are transforming disciplines, economies and industries, with a direct impact on almost all human activities and in all regions of the world. To enable and advance global dialogue, UNESCO is organizing a high-level conference bringing together Member States, experts, the private sector, international organizations and civil society.
The overall purpose of this conference is to raise awareness and promote reflection on the opportunities and challenges that AI and its technologies pose, especially with regard to transparency and accountability. The conference will also explore the potential of AI in relation to the SDGs.

Participation is free and open to the public. Pre-registration is mandatory at the following link: