Book Launch: "Army of None" by Paul Scharre - 2018
Apr 24, 2018
5:30pm to 8:00pm

The Madison
Washington, DC

Militaries around the world are racing to build robotic systems with increasing autonomy. What will happen when a Predator drone has as much autonomy as a Google car? Should machines be given the power to make life and death decisions in war? Paul Scharre, a former Army Ranger and Pentagon official, talks about his new book, Army of None: Autonomous Weapons and the Future of War. Scharre explores the technology behind autonomous weapons and the legal, moral, ethical, and strategic dimensions of this evolving technology. Paul Scharre is a Senior Fellow and Director of the Technology and National Security Program at the Center for a New American Security.
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