Allison Duettmann

Allison Duettmann 2018-06-01T06:32:15+00:00

Researcher

See Allison’s projects, including media appearances on one glance here.

Allison conducts research and coordinates the technical programs. Her research focus is on the reduction of existential risks, especially from AI safety. At Existentialhope.com she keeps an index of readings, podcasts, organizations, and people that inspire an optimistic long-term vision for humanity. The index is collaborative and for everyone who wants to improve the world but doesn’t know where to start. Allison speaks and moderates panels on existential risks & existential hope, AI safety, longevity, blockchains, ethics in technology, and more. Prior to Foresight she hosted and planned TEDx, panels, workshops, debates, and conferences for governments, companies, think tanks, NGOs and the public in Germany, France, Colombia, the UK, and the US. Allison holds a Summa Cum Laude MS in Philosophy & Public Policy from the London School of Economics, where she developed a moral framework for Artificial General Intelligence that relies on natural language processing.