Why has an algorithm arrived at a particular outcome? How can employees be empowered in a changing workplace? How do you make good decisions in completely new situations where there’s no precedents to guide you? Not ‘could we do this?’, but ‘should we do this?’. These are the very real ethical questions and challenges that organisations across the UK are grappling with as they adopt AI.
The word ‘ethics’ can conjure images of philosophical debates, and it can be hard to know where to begin when you want to take a more ethical approach to AI. But at its heart, an ethical approach to AI requires openness about the challenges which could undermine public trust – and building that trust by answering the difficult questions will help make businesses more competitive.
Based on extensive engagement with business, our exclusive member guide boils those big, high level, and theoretical conversations about ethics into practi