Published on July 2020

Preliminary Study on the Ethics of Artificial Intelligence

Written by World Commission on the Ethics of Scientific Knowledge and Technology (COMEST)


Building on the work of COMEST on Robotics Ethics (2017) and on the Ethical Implications of the Internet of Things (IoT), this preliminary study is prepared by a COMEST Extended Working Group on Ethics of Artificial Intelligence. This document does not claim to be exhaustive and does not necessarily represent the views of the Member States of UNESCO.


International Research Centre
on Artificial Intelligence (IRCAI)
under the auspices of UNESCO 

Jožef Stefan Institute
Jamova cesta 39
SI-1000 Ljubljana


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