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Book Launch Event: Army of None: Autonomous Weapons and the Future of War by Paul Scharre

  • Center for a New American Security 1177 15th Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20005 United States (map)
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The Center for a New American Security is hosting an event to launch Paul Scharre’s new book Army of None: Autonomous Weapons and the Future of War.

Militaries around the world are racing to build robotic systems with increasing autonomy. What will happen when a Predator drone has as much autonomy as a Google car? Should machines be given the power to make life and death decisions in war? Paul Scharre, a former Army Ranger and Pentagon official, will talk on his new book, Army of None: Autonomous Weapons and the Future of War. Scharre will explore the technology behind autonomous weapons and the legal, moral, ethical, and strategic dimensions of this evolving technology. Paul Scharre is a Senior Fellow and Director of the Technology and National Security Program at the Center for a New American Security.


Event Details

  • Date: April 24, 2018

  • When: 5:30 - 8:00 PM

  • Where: The Madison, DC

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