ML epistemology workshop – Day 1

I recently attended Tom’s closing workshop on his Philosophy of statistical learning theory project. It was a great workshop and I learned a great deal from the talks. I provide a streamlined version of notes I took, for all those who were interested but couldn’t attend. The abstracts of the talks can be found here:… Continue reading ML epistemology workshop – Day 1

What is anticipatory ethics about?

It was at ESDiT22 where I first encountered the term anticipatory ethics. This got my hopes up that there might be a new approach to the problem of unintended consequences in philosophy of technology. The problem of unintended consequences:The most troubling ethical problems in technology arise from unintended consequences. Unintended consequences can be known in advance, but most… Continue reading What is anticipatory ethics about?

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