Crispin Coombs, Patrick Stacey, Peter Kawaleka, Boyka Simeonova, Joerg Becker, Katrin Bergener, João Álvaro Carvalho , Marcelo Fantinato, Niels F. Garmann-Johnsen , Christian Grimmef, Armin Stein, Heike Trautmann (2021) What is it about humanity that we can’t give away to intelligent machines? A European perspective. International Journal of Information Management Vol. 58, June 2021.
One of the most significant recent technological developments concerns the development and implementation of ‘intelligent machines’ that draw on recent advances in artificial intelligence (AI) and robotics. However, there are growing tensions between human freedoms and machine controls. This article summarizes the experiences and opinions of forty IS researchers from ten different countries regarding four AI and humanity themes: Crime & conflict, Jobs, Attention, and Wellbeing. The article provides an agenda for future AI and humanity research.