06 Jul 2023

Joanna Shields

Join Joanna Shields, CEO of BenevolentAI, at the United Nations International Telecommunication Union AI for Good Global Summit 2023.

With less than 10 years to solve the UN SDGs, AI holds great promise to advance many sustainable development goals and targets. The AI for Good Summit is presented as a year round digital platform where AI innovators and problem owners learn, build and connect to help identify practical AI solutions to advance the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.

Session title: AI: Could we have a better civilization? 
Session abstract: Our civilization is created from our intelligence; with access to more, could we do better? Or might it be beyond our ability to control?


  • Joanna Shields, CEO of BenevolentAI
  • Stuart Russell, Professor of Computer Science at University of California, Berkeley, Author 'Human Compatible: Artificial Intelligence and the Problem of Control' 
  • Amir Banifatemi CO-Founder and Director of AI Commons

Location: AI for Good Stage 
Time: 14:00 - 15:15 CEST Geneva

The event will run between the 6-7 July in Geneva, Switzerland and is free for all to attend, in person and online.

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