Artificial Intelligence and Systemic Risk - Public Lecture


March 6th 2018

Time: 18.30 - 20.00    Venue: Old Theatre, LSE (map)
Chair: Lutfey Siddiqi (Visiting Professor-in-Practice, LSE Centre for International Studies)
Panellists: Ken Benoit (Department of Methodology, LSE), Jon Danielsson (SRC, LSE) and Eva Micheler (LSE Law)

With Artificial Intelligence overtaking human intelligence at driving cars and outplaying it at games, is the financial system next? Will AI stabilise or destabilise the financial system? Might AI even cause a systemic financial crisis? 

Ken Benoit is Professor of Quantitative Social Research Methods and Head of the Department of Methodology. He is also the current Director of the Social and Economic Data Science (SEDS) Research Unit.
Jon Danielsson is Co-Director of the Systemic Risk Centre and Associate Professor of Finance at LSE.
Eva Micheler is Co-investigator of the Systemic Risk Centre and Associate Professor in Law at LSE Law.
Lutfey Siddiqi is Visiting Professor-in-Practice, LSE CIS and Scientific Advisory Board member, SRC.
Materials available: VideoPhotos, Podcast
Twitter hashtag for this event: #LSEAI
This event is co-hosted by the Systemic Risk Centre, LSE and Centre for Blockchain Technologies, UCL.