+1, that's basically the story I have in mind. I think of it as less about forecasting and more about understanding deep learning and how it works, but I think it serves basically the same purpose: it's helpful for knowing how AI will progress and building consensus about what's safe / unsafe.

AI Alignment Open Thread August 2019

by habryka 1 min read4th Aug 201996 comments


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Crossposted from the AI Alignment Forum. May contain more technical jargon than usual.

This is an experiment in having an Open Thread dedicated to AI Alignment discussion, hopefully enabling researchers and upcoming researchers to ask small questions they are confused about, share very early stage ideas and have lower-key discussions.