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  • Jan 23, 2024.  Can Machines Manipulate Us?

“YouTube, Facebook, X (formerly Twitter), Instagram, Pinterest, TikTok, and chatbots like ChatGPT and Bard—all of them have the power to manipulate you ……..”


Check out this recent paper written by Dr Rachel Sterken, our Department Head of Philosophy, along with Jessica Pepp and Eliot Michaelson.


Read the full article here.

  • Dec 8, 2023.  危險不低於核戰?像人類般思考的AI不斷迭代,持續服務人類或終將毀滅人類?人類該如何管控科技創新?

Professor Herman Cappelen, the director of our programme, was interviewed by PhoenixTV. The discussion covered recent events in the AI industry and research.

  • Oct 11, 2023.  Philosophy Of AI Summer School: Applications Open! 


AI&Humanity, along with the Institute of Philosophy, School of Advanced Study, University of London, and the London AI and Humanity project, are organizing a summer school in philosophy of AI. The school is designed for PhD students, postdocs, and early career researchers in Philosophy, but is also open to those working in cognate areas who would benefit from participating. The school will take place in Paris, France, from 1st July to 5th July 2024, at the University of London in Paris (ULIP). For more information about applying, please see here, where you can find the form prospective applicants should fill in.

  • Sep 19, 2023  PhD Fellowships Available for work on Philosophy of Artificial Intelligence! 

Each year, AI&H makes available a limited number of 3/4-year PhD fellowships for highly qualified candidates interested in pursuing a PhD in the philosophy department at HKU on issues related to the Philosophy of AI. For information on the application process for our MPhil/PhD programmes, please visit our faculty website at Please note that only students who have been successfully admitted to the programme will be considered for fellowship applications.

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