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May 5th Panel Discussion: The Ethics of Intelligent Technology

Wednesday, May 5, 2021
5:00 pm


Does comparative ethics have anything to say about the emergence and prevalence of intelligent technology and artificial intelligence? Will a turn to non-traditional philosophies help engender "a more equitable and diversity-enhancing human-technology-world relationship"? Join us for a fascinating discussion of technology and ethics from a cross-cultural perspective.

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Featuring panelists:

Peter Hershock, Ph.D.

East-West Center, Honolulu, Hawaii

Initiative for Humane AI

Director Asian Studies Development Program

Author, Buddhism and Intelligent Technology: Toward a More Humane Future


Nathan Colaner, Ph.D.

Seattle University: Managing Director, Initiative in Ethics and Transformative Technologies

Program Director Business Analytics & Senior Instructor, Management and Philosophy


Jeffrey Dippmann,  Ph.D.

Central Washington University: Professor & Chair, Department of Philosophy & Religious Studies

Director Asian Studies Program

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