Sorry, this entry is only available in Japanese.
Dr. Konatsu Nishigai, a co-investigator of our project, will chair a seminar in the University of Oxford on 8th August, that is titled "The Legal Personality of Robots and Machines." Prof. Minoru Asada and Prof. Yasunori Kasai also will give lectures.
Please see here for more detailed information.
We will hold "The International Symposium on Ethical and Legal Issues on AI and Robotics" on Mar. 3, 2018. This symposium is open to the public and will be held in English language. Please see here for more detailed information.
The kickoff symposium for general public of our project will be held on Nov. 22, 2017. This symposium is open to the public and will be held in Japanese language. Please see here for more detailed information.
We opened the website of the project "Legal Beings: Electronic personhoods of artificial intelligence and robots in NAJIMI society, based on a reconsideration of the concept of autonomy."
This project is a R&D project in the "Human-Information Technology Ecosystem" R&D focus area delivered by the Research Institute of Science and Technology for Society (RISTEX), Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST).
This website will provide information about this project, e.g., our publications and events.