AI for Mobility: Ethics and Autonomous Vehicles

“Industry and universities have to join forces to detect the problems as they occur.”

Patrick van der Smagt

Autonomous vehicle technology is set to play a major role in confronting issues related to mobility and efficiency, safety and environmental friendliness. However, the elimination of the driver poses numerous challenges and AI-enabled algorithms have to make difficult and controversial decisions about the actions of the vehicle. Can we integrate ethical behaviour into autonomous vehicles? And what challenges may emerge in this process? Watch the video here.