September 16, 2023

Artificial Intelligence & Animals


A UIA Animal Law Commission and GW Animal Law collaborative educational webinar:

Saturday September 16, 2023 at 9AM PST, 6PM CEST, Sunday September 17 at 12AM HKT, 2AM AEST

“Those in a position to influence how AI technologies develop have… moral obligations in ensuring positive moral progress and in avoiding locking-in speciesist norms in their industry and in society at large.” - Tse Yip Fai

Join us for this free webinar addressing the potential impacts of artificial intelligence development and its application to nonhuman animals. The program will consist of three 20 minute presentations followed by a one hour panelist round table discussion.

  • Prof. Dr. Oliver Bendel, FHNW University of Applied Sciences and Art Northwestern, Switzerland
  • Yip Fai Tse, University Center for Human Values, Center for Information Technology Policy, Princeton University
  • Sam Tucker, CEO VegCatalyst, AI-Powered Marketing, Melbourne
  • Ian McDougall, Executive Vice President and General Counsel, LexisNexis London
  • Jamie McLaughlin, Animal Law Commission Vice President, UIA
  • Joan Schaffner, Associate Professor of Law, George Washington University
  • Yolanda Eisenstein, Animal Law Commission President, UIA