Changing our world - for good or ill?
In the last few years, the field of transformative technologies has expanded at a dizzying rate. While scientific advances can offer untold benefits to humanity, they also pose a myriad of thorny questions about equality, ethics, security – and our very existence. This course examines the latest developments in transformative technologies, including but not limited to Artificial Intelligence (AI), autonomous weapons, Big Data, and virtual reality. It examines the short and long-term ramifications of these technologies in today’s interconnected world.
Who should attend
This course is designed for officials from governments and international organisations, as well as members of the security and defence policy planning and the intelligence communities. This course is also relevant to representatives from the private sector and nongovernmental organisations, journalists, and anyone with a professional interest in understanding future international security challenges.
COSTS: 500 CHF
Apply by 31 July to qualify for a 15% discount. Special conditions apply for alumni. A limited number of partial tuition waivers may be granted on a case-by-case basis at the sole discretion of the GCSP. Discounts are not cumulative. The GCSP reserves the right to modify the programme dates, location and fee at any time.
How to register
Please register via this link, your application will be reviewed and the course coordination team will be in touch with you regarding your application as soon as possible.