The Good Robot

Soraj Hongladarom on Machine Enlightenment

June 28, 2022 University of Cambridge Centre for Gender Studies
The Good Robot
Soraj Hongladarom on Machine Enlightenment
Show Notes

In this episode, we speak to Soraj Hongladarom, a professor of philosophy and Director of the Center for Science, Technology, and Society at Chulalongkorn University in Bangkok. Soraj explains what makes Buddhism a unique and yet appropriate intervention in AI ethics, why we need to aim for enlightenment with machines, and whether there is common ground for different religions to work together in making AI more inclusive.