AI Ethics and hybrid intelligence feat. Neil Sahota


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Learn to balance human creativity with AI's industry impact effectively

We're diving headfirst into the second part of my chat with the incredible Neil Sahota, a global leader in AI, author and IBM Master Inventor. Neil drops a jaw-dropping example of AI gone wrong, with someone actually using it to create disturbing content involving real kids. We're delving deep into the unintended consequences of AI, and it's a real eye-opener. We're talking challenges, ethical considerations and the whole shebang. We're not just stopping there – Neil takes us on a journey exploring the far-reaching impact of AI on industries like healthcare, shining a light on its potential to revolutionise diagnosis and reduce errors.

In this episode we cover:
  • Unintended Consequences of AI Misuse. [00:02:07]
    AI technology was used for heinous purposes, leading to a profound discussion on the challenges of foreseeing and preventing malicious uses of AI.

  • Artificial Empathy. [00:13:56]
    Showcasing how AI tools can enhance understanding and engagement by analysing psychological and behavioural cues.

  • Impact on Healthcare. [00:10:15]
    The transformative role of AI in healthcare, particularly in reducing misdiagnoses and improving decision-making in emergency situations.

  • Evolution of Skills for the Next Generation. [00:15:50]
    Nurturing skills like problem-solving, communication, negotiation, facilitation, and creative thinking, as these skills will be crucial in a world increasingly shaped by AI.

4 main takeaways:
  1. Ethical Considerations in AI: The focus is on AI's ethical challenges and the need for persistent oversight and ethical guidelines.

  2. AI's Role in Entrepreneurship: For entrepreneurs, AI can handle many operational aspects of a business, from marketing to recruitment, allowing them to focus on their core vision.

  3. The AI Tool Metaphor: AI, like any tool, can be used for good or evil. Neil likened AI to a hammer that can either build or destroy, depending on the user's intentions.

  4. Hybrid Intelligence: Neil introduced the idea of hybrid intelligence, where human and AI capabilities are combined for optimal outcomes.


All this and more, on this episode of Amplify Ai.

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