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The Great AI Debate

  • Generator @GRIDAKL 12 Madden Street Auckland, Auckland, 1010 New Zealand (map)

Ahead of Techweek we're hosting the Great AI Debate. 

Andres Guadamuz, a senior lecturer at the University of Sussex said “the rise of the machines is here, but they do not come as conquerors, they come as creators”.

We'll bring together a panel of experts on Media, Ethics and Artificial Intelligence to discus the implications of Artificial intelligence in the media.  

Join us for a panel of 6 in robust discussion and debate with the you in the audience.

Panelists for The Great AI Debate

  • Nigel Parker - Microsoft
  • Stu Christie - AI Forum NZ
  • Katie Hinsen - Department of Post
  • Anchali Anandanayagam - Hudson Gavin Martin
  • Cassie Roma - Digital Story Teller
  • Issy Fernando - IBM 

Josh Drummond - the guy behind the Mike Hosking AI written Opinion Piece will present.

By day Josh Drummond is a writer and content strategist at Xero. During his spare time Josh is experimenting with AI bots. He recently published an opinion piece for Mike Hosking, showcasing just how easy it is to produce (hilariously) fake media. 

Josh will present at The Great AI Debate - showcasing the bot and the process he went through to produce the article featured on Newshub here.

Earlier Event: April 12
The Chatbot Party
Later Event: June 20
The AI Show | At IBM