Professor Burkhard Schafer discusses the law of artificial intelligence

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Period7 Jan 2015

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Media contributions

  • TitleUnreliable Evidence: The Law and Artificial Intelligence
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletBBC Radio 4
    Media typeRadio
    Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
    DescriptionProfessor Burkhard Schafer, Director of Edinburgh Law School’s SCRIPT Centre for IT and IP, took part on BBC Radio 4’s Unreliable Evidence as an expert guest discussing the law of artificial intelligence.On the show, hosted by Clive Anderson, Professor Schafer helped unravel the legal implications of questions like 'Are robots more like horses or like vampires?' or 'Will robots drive us when we are too drunk?'
    PersonsBurkhard Schafer