Monday, 30. May 2016

Can computers deliver moral principles?

Artificial intelligence is becoming increasingly important in our society. Google and other companies are developing autonomous vehicles, the military increasingly uses unmanned drones that take sometimes autonomous decisions. In the longer term autonomous robots are taking more and more areas of our daily live, from industrial production to medicine to home care.


More information on the Dagstuhl Seminar on Engineering Moral Agents – from Human Morality to Artificial Morality can be found at


pdf of the press release (in German)