AI Ethics Reference

Updated 7/8/19

This page collects resources grappling with the ethics of AI: laws, frameworks, literature, and controversies.

Laws or Proposed Laws

Ethical AI Frameworks

Studies and Other Literature

Organizations and Programs:

  • AI Now Institute. New York University interdisciplinary research center dedicated to understanding the social implications of artificial intelligence. Published a report on lack of diversity in AI researchers.
  • Upturn.org. 501(c)(3) based in Washington, D.C. founded around Nov. 2017. Mission statement is to “promote equity and justice in the design, governance, and use of digital technology.” Two authors on Discrimination through optimization study.
  • White House Executive Order on AI. Someone should really start thinking about this stuff? Discussion.
  • OpenAI. Founded in 2015, they have a mission to ensure that artificial intelligence “benefits all humanity.”

Controversies: