Neuroscience, AI, and Society

A seminar series featuring scientists, thinkers, and writers on the intersections of artificial intelligence and society.

Upcoming Seminars

Past Seminars

Ted Chiang


“Reasoning about the Body”

October 20, 7:00 pm

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Peter Sterling

Professor of Neuroscience, University of Pennsylvania

“What is health?”

February 19, 2020

Christof Koch

President and Chief Scientist, Allen Institute for Brain Science 

“Proust Among the Machines”

January 22, 7:00pm

Lawrence Weschler

Author and Humanist

A talk on his recent book, “And How Are You, Dr. Sacks?” a biographical memoir on his friendship with Dr. Oliver Sacks

October 9, 2019

Patricia Churchland

Professor Emerita, University of California San Diego

“The Brains Behind Morality”

May 30, 2019

Genevieve Bell

Director of the Autonomy, Agency, and Assurance Institute at Australian National University

“Decolonising Artificial Intelligence: the arc of the new cybernetics”

April 15, 2019