On 11 – 13 May 2018, the Global Scholars Symposium took place at the University of Oxford. The Symposium, for which the theme this year was ‘Navigating Uncertainty’, aims at creating discussion around pressing global issues.
Lorna McGregor participated in the panel ‘Technology and the Violence of Progress’, which explored the opportunities and challenges presented by the rapid advances in technology. Specifically, it addressed the risks created by artificial intelligence and the uncertainty as to the real consequences of such technologies on our lives and human rights.
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