As a speaker, I talk—in plain language—about a range of tech topics, from the prospect of robots inheriting the Earth, to the future of Alexa, the ubiquitous digital assistant.

AI & Ethics

  • speech UCL

    Artificial Intelligence (AI) Ethics: What Are they and Why Do they Matter?

    University College London (UCL) Information Studies Dept. Artificial Intelligence Research Talk. November 3, 2021.


  • Use Cases for Conviviality and Privacy in Ambient Intelligent Systems

    Luxembourg, Luxembourg, SnT 2012

  • Privacy challenges in ambient intelligent systems: A critical discussion

    Isle of Groix, France, 3rd Privacy Protection Symposium – Atelier de la Protection de la Vie Privee, June 19, 2012

  • Conviviality Measures

    Taipei, Taiwan, 10th Int. Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems, May 5, 2011

  • Enhancing Cooperation in Distributed Information Systems using Conviviality and Multi-Context Systems

    Hyderabad, India, Multi-disciplinary Trends in Artificial Intelligence – 5th International Workshop, MIWAI, December 8, 2011

  • Towards Temporal Conviviality Measures

    Ghent, Belgium, 23rd Benelux Conference on Artificial Intelligence, November 3, 2011

  • Temporal dependence networks for the design of convivial multiagent systems

    Budapest, Hungary, 8th International Joint Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems AAMAS, May 12, 2009

  • The Design of Convivial Multiagent Systems

    Edinburgh, Scotland, Social Networks and Multiagent Systems (SNAMAS); Artificial Intelligence and Simulation of Behaviour, AISB, April 7, 2009

  • A Conviviality Measure for Early Requirement Phase of Multiagent System Design

    Dagstuhl, Germany, Internationales Begegnungs- und Forschungszentrum fuer Informatik (IBFI), Normative Multi-Agent Systems Seminar, March 17, 2009

  • Conviviality masks in multiagent systems

    Estoril, Portugal, 7th International Joint Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems (AAMAS 2008), May 15, 2008

  • Conviviality for Ambient Intelligence

    Newcastle upon Tyne, UK, Artificial Societies for Ambient Intelligence, Artificial Intelligence and Simulation of Behaviour (AISB’07), April 4, 2007

  • A Normative Multi-Agent Systems Approach to the Use of Conviviality for Digital Cities

    Durham, UK, International Workshop on Coordination, Organization, Institutions and Norms in Agent Systems, May 14, 2007