Humanity’s Countdown to Artificial Intelligence

Michael Kanaan is an author and former co-chair for AI for the U.S. Air Force, currently working at MIT. We discuss some simple, yet uncommon and profound concepts. The idea of partnering with the old for a succesful AI campaign or pinning the rose on someone to keep pace with innovation are new concepts. He also stresses the importance of educating the public about AI ethics. His book, T-AI, does just that, by discussing very complicated topics in an approachable way.

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Michael Kanaan

Humanity’s countdown to artificial intelligence

Michael Kanaan is the author of the new book T-AI. Kanaan is currently at MIT right now, and previous to that he was the former co-chair for artificial intelligence for the U.S. Air Force.


How do I stay uptodate? I personally live at https://arxiv.org being at MIT nowadays. I feel like I’m always looking at whatever the latest advancement is
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You have to pin the rose on somebody. You have to pin the rose on somebody to evangelize a charge. To inspire other people to pay attention to it.


Data, for a computer, is experience to us. And these things are really merging right now. Right? They’re one and the same. If I had a drone that followed me around all day and took pictures of me and my family and someone destroys that, well the first question I’d ask is what are the laws in place for property loss, damage and also, you know, the side pieces of
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