59. What scares you about AI? Vol.1

In this bonus compilation episode we look back at our interviewees answers to the question: What scares you about our AI mediated future? We chat gender imbalance and lack of diversity, digital personhood, climate change, ubiquitous surveillance, deep-fakes, people misusing AI, human hubris, capitalism getting in the way and more...
Date: 10th of August 2021
Podcast authors: Ben Byford
Audio duration: 16:44 | Website plays & downloads: 178 Click to download
Tags: Diversity, Climate change, Deepfakes, Surveillance, Capitalism, Human rights, Hubris, Personhood | Playlists: Special edition


  • Kate Devlin
  • Alan Winfiled
  • Marija Slavkovick
  • Cennydd Bowles
  • Carissa VĂ©liz
  • Mercedes Bunz
  • Dylan Doyle-Burke
  • Luciano Floridi
  • Julia Mossbridge

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Episode host: Ben Byford

Ben Byford is a AI ethics consultant, code, design and data science teacher, freelance games designer with years of design and coding experience building websites, apps, and games.

In 2015 he began talking on AI ethics and started the Machine Ethics podcast. Since, Ben has talked with academics, developers, doctors, novelists and designers on AI, automation and society.

Through Ethical by Design Ben and the team help organisations make better AI decisions leveraging their experience in design, technology, business, data, sociology and philosophy.