Alcor Conference 2012: Anders Sandberg (30 min)
Rational Decision-Making about Future Technology
Anders Sandberg, Ph.D. (30 minute video)
Handling the Unknowable and Undecidable: Rational Decision-Making about Future Technology
Anders Sandberg has a background in computational neuroscience. Since 2006 he has been a researcher at Oxford University's Future of Humanity Institute and the Oxford Martin Programme on the Impacts of Future Technology. His research centers on societal and ethical issues surrounding human enhancement and new technology, as well as estimating the capabilities and underlying science of future technologies. Topics of particular interest include enhancement of cognition, cognitive biases, technology-enabled collective intelligence, neuroethics and public policy.