31 Mar 2019

Sean Gourley: NZ maths genius warns about the future of AI

From Sunday Morning, 9:37 am on 31 March 2019
Sean Gourley

Sean Gourley Photo: Youtube

New Zealander Dr Sean Gourley is a prominent international expert in the mathematics of conflict situations, large dataset analysis and complex systems. He's a physicist, an Oxford Rhodes Scholar, a TEDx fellow and also a graduate of Canterbury University. And he's one of our leading entrepreneurs. Sean's the CEO of the San Francisco technology company Primer. This past week he was back on our shores as a keynote speaker at A.I Day 2019, which is a conference all about artificial intelligence. He popped in to speak to Jim about his concerns for the future and the potential impact A.I will have on our lives.