AI Alignment: What/Why/How?

Marie Reay 2.02

3:00 pm - 3:30 pm


This talk will introduce AI alignment as a high-priority cause area, and highlight some of the challenges and current research directions. No knowledge of AI alignment is required.
Optional pre-reading: Richard Ngo’s “AGI Safety From First Principles”; Holden Karnofsky’s “The Most Important Century”; and Toby Ord’s “The Precipice”.