Global Governance of AI – on the Interim Report of the UN AI Advisory Body

Virginia Dignum – as a member of this board – will talk about the interim report of the UN Advisory Board on AI – called “Governing AI for Humanity”. It was released on Dec 21, 2023. The report can be seen as an important for a really world-wide governance. The central piece of the report is a proposal to strengthen international governance of AI by carrying out critical functions such as scanning for risks or supporting international collaboration. It also includes recommendations to enhance accountability and ensure an equitable voice for all countries.scussion will be both, technical details of the final outcome and also the political process that led to this result. The report should also be seen in the context of the EU AI Act and a possible Brussels effect w.r.t. regulation.