Daniel Araya: Chris Eliasmith on Reverse Engineering the Brain, Dangerous AI, and Universal Basic Income

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Daniel Araya
Daniel Araya

Chris Eliasmith on Reverse Engineering the Brain, Dangerous AI, and Universal Basic Income

My interview with Chris Eliasmith, Director of the Centre for Theoretical Neuroscience and head of the Computational Neuroscience Research Group (CNRG) at the University of Waterloo. He is the creator of one of the world’s most realistic brain simulations (SPAUN), winner of the prestigious 2015 NSERC Polanyi Award, and cofounder of Applied Brain Research.

Interview