Cyber Valley - Numerous points of criticism

25.01.2019 19:15

Friday//25.01.2019//7:15 p.m.//d.a.i.//Tübingen

Cyber Valley - Numerous points of criticism

Cyber Valley is a joint initiative of the State of Baden-Württemberg, the Max Planck Society, the universities of Stuttgart and Tübingen and various large-scale enterprises, such as Amazon, the BMW Group, Daimler AG, Porsche AG, Robert Bosch GmbH and the defense company ZF Friedrichshafen. It aims at bringing science and industry together in order to strengthen the research on and the development of Artificial Intelligence. Millions are flowing into this project, which will affect the whole city of Tübingen. In the summer of 2018, first resistance to this major project was formed – a demonstration was organized and a lecture hall of the University of Tübingen occupied in order to initiate a public debate on this topic. The numerous points of criticism will be presented and discussed in the course of the talk.