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Travelling algorithms addressed in seminar

How do ideas and algorithms travel between settings, organizations, and geographical regions? That is one of the questions addressed in a seminar co-organized by Francis Lee, Chalmers University...

New anthology analyses ethical and trustworthy AI in EU

The European approach to artificial intelligence (AI) points to ethical considerations, human control and trustworthiness as its core tenets. But how clearly is this approach reflected in the...

What kind of human-centric robotics do we need?

Professor Ginevra Castellano, Uppsala University, and co-project leader of a WASP-HS project, has given a keynote talk at the 8th International Conference on Human-Agent Interaction (HAI). The title...

Great interest in conference on AI for humanity and society

On November 18, AI for Humanity and Society 2020, an online conference on humanity and societal aspects on artificial intelligence and autonomous systems, was organized by WASP-HS. Nearly...

Virginia Dignum finalist for the AI Swede of the year

Virginia Dignum, Program Director WASP-HS, is one of five nominees for the prestigious AI Swede of the year 2020 award. The award the AI Swede of the year...

11 new research groups within WASP-HS on the challenges and impact of AI

The national research program The Wallenberg AI, Autonomous Systems and Software Program – Humanities and Society (WASP-HS) expands its contribution to the humanities and social sciences research for...

Annika Fredén promoted to associate professor

Annika Fredén promoted to Associate Professor in Political Science at Karlstad University. Annika Fredén, project leader in WASP-HS, has been promoted to Associate Professor at Karlstad University. She...

Virginia Dignum joins the Global Partnership on AI

Virginia Dignum, Program Director of WASP-HS, joins Global Partnership on AI as member of the Working Group on Responsible AI. Virginia Dignum joined one of the four Global...