Don’t let industry write the rules for AI

Companies’ input in shaping the future of AI is essential, but they cannot retain the power they have gained to frame research on how their systems impact society or on how we evaluate the effect morally. Governments and publicly accountable entities must support independent research, and insist that industry shares enough data for it to be kept accountable.


Don’t let industry write the rules for AI

 Yochai Benkler

Nature 569, 161 (2019)

doi: 10.1038/d41586-019-01413-1