PROF. TOBY WALSH
The development of thinking machines is an adventure as bold and ambitious as any that humans have attempted. And the truth is that Artificial Intelligence is already an indispensable part of our daily lives. Without it, Google wouldn’t have answers and your smartphone would just be a phone.
But how will AI change society by 2050? Will it destroy jobs? Or even pose an existential threat?
Android Dreams is a lively exploration of how AI will transform our societies, economies and selves. From robot criminals to cyber healthcare, and a sky full of empty planes, Toby Walsh’s predictions about AI are guaranteed to surprise you.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Toby Walsh is a world-renown expert on artificial intelligence (AI). He was named by the media as a "rock star" of the digital revolution and included on the list of the 100 most important digital innovators in Australia.
Professor Walsh's research focuses on how computers can interact with humans to optimise decision-making for the common good. He is a passionate advocate for limits to AI to ensure AI is used to improve, not hurt, our lives...Read More