I am writing to announce that GCRI has received a grant from the Future of Life Institute, with funding provided by Elon Musk and the Open Philanthropy Project. The official announcement is here and the full list of awardees is here.
GCRI’s project team includes Tony Barrett, Roman Yampolskiy, and myself. Here is the project title and summary:
Evaluation of Safe Development Pathways for Artificial Superintelligence
Some experts believe that computers could eventually become a lot smarter than humans are. They call it artificial superintelligence, or ASI. If …