RAILS Student Paper Award 2022

Are you a student or doctoral candidate currently working on a topic at the interface between law/ethics and robotics/AI? Then there is a great opportunity to take part in our RAILS Student Paper Award competition! The Robotics & AI Law Society (RAILS) is pleased to announce the RAILS Student Paper Award 2022 for the best…

RAILS General Meeting 2022

Im September war viel los bei uns! Anfang des Monats haben wir unsere Mitgliederversammlung in Berlin abgehalten! Thema war insb. die 5. RAILS-Konferenz, die 2023 in Deutschland stattfinden soll. Außerdem haben wir über viele neue Projekte gesprochen, die wir als Verein in den kommenden Monaten und Jahren gerne anstoßen würden. Bleibt also gespannt! — There…

Call for papers: Doctoral Seminar on Algorithmic Governance and Governance of Algorithms: Ethical and Legal Challenges in Tartu, Estonia

Date: 23 May 2019 Rapid advances in AI and robotics question and challenge the traditional boundaries of law. Algorithms are widely employed to make decisions that have increasingly far-reaching impacts on individuals and the society (“algorithmic governance”), leading potentially to manipulation, biases, censorship, social discrimination, violations of privacy and property rights, and more. This has…

1st RAILS Tech & Law Camp

The 1st RAILS Tech & Law Camp, which took place on 12 May 2018 in Berlin, brought together lawyers, machine learning experts, data scientists, software engineers, product managers and other tech enthusiasts. We discussed the following topics: computer vision & privacy; future business models for law firms; practical AI; liability for AI; cross border tech;…