The title of this video is provocative – of course there is no guarantee that AI will take all our jobs, on the other hand the prospect of AI out-competing human labour in many areas is not just a fantasy, it’s already here. We shouldn’t be walking into the future blind – we ought to be strategizing for when (and if) AI does get a lot smarter & capable than it already is. Discussion points: – Implications of artificial intelligence on the job market – Jobs in programming will be automated by AI – Productivity & standards of living may not increase at the same rate – Assessing the long term risk of superhuman AI Joscha Bach, Ph.D. is an AI researcher who worked and published about cognitive architectures, mental representation, emotion, social modeling, and multi-agent systems. He earned his Ph.D. in cognitive science from the University of Osnabrück, Germany, and has built computational models of motivated decision making, perception, categorization, and concept-formation. He is especially interested in the philosophy of AI and in the augmentation of the human mind. Joscha has taught computer science, AI, and cognitive science at the Humboldt-University of Berlin and the Institute for Cognitive Science at Osnabrück. His book “Principles of Synthetic Intelligence” (Oxford University Press) is available on amazon now: Many thanks for watching! Consider supporting SciFuture by: a) Subscribing to the SciFuture YouTube channel: b) Donating – Bitcoin: 1BxusYmpynJsH4i8681aBuw9ZTxbKoUi22 – Etherium: 0xd46a6e88c4fe179d04464caf42626d0c9cab1c6b – Patreon: c) Sharing the media SciFuture creates: [More]