CSITAN organises AGI: Doom or Boon for Homo sapiens this Wednesday

CSIT Association of Nepal, in association with Russian Center of Science & Culture Kathmandu, is organizing a two hour seminar on the topic “AGI: Doom or Boon for Homo sapiens”  on Wednesday, 26 August, 2015 (९ भाद्र २०७२). The program will focus to get views of young AI researchers in Nepal regarding super AI. Their views, are they against super AI or support super AI developments and experiments? The program will be held from 3:00 PM to 5 Pm at Russian Center of Science & Culture Kathmandu, Kamalpokhari, Kathmandu. The program details are mentioned below. The further details and program schedule will be sent in the confirmation mail.

Interested People can fill the form at http://goo.gl/forms/PDyfN2Qp78

Talking briefly about AGI, it is a machine that can perform any intellectual task that a human being can. Should AGI be further developed or be slowed of pace? The world has been divided into two halves – researchers for or against AGI. Will the machines beat the humans and suppress us? Or their development will bring us intelligent servants?”

Program Details

Program Name: Artificial General Intelligence (AGI): Doom or Boon for Homo sapiens (Fb event: https://fb.com/events/1645965295644173)
Program Date: Wednesday, August 26, 2015 (९ भाद्र २०७२)
Program Time: 2:45 PM – 5:00 PM
Program Venue: Russian Center of Science & Culture Kathmandu, Kamalpokhari, Kathmandu (Location Google map https://goo.gl/maps/CXw5n)

Presenters
* Mr. Aadesh Neupane: Mr. Neupane is researcher/developer currently working on Inspiring lab where research and development of Nepali Natural Language Processing engine is going on.
* Mr. Chandan Goopta: Research Assistant, KU, CEO Opinio; Mr. Goopta, is researcher and developer of Nepali Sentiment Analysis Engine.

Registration Charge: *FREE* for members of CSITAN (Rs 100 for non-members)

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