Language Evolution by Autonomous RobotsLuc Steels, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, BelgiumAccountability, Responsibility, Transparency: the ART of AIVirginia Dignum, Delft University of Technology, Netherlands
Virginia Dignum is Associate Professor on Social Artificial Intelligence at the Faculty of Technology Policy and Management at TU Delft. Her research focuses on value-sensitive design of intelligent systems and multi-agent organisations, in particular on the ethical and societal impact of AI. She is Executive Director of the Delft Design for Values Institute, secretary of the International Foundation for Autonomous Agents and Multi-agent Systems (IFAAMAS), member of the Executive Committee of the IEEE Initiative on Ethics of Autonomous Systems. She was co-chair of ECAI2016, the European Conference on AI, and vice president of the BNVKI (Benelux AI Association).