Analyses | Innovation and technology development | 2016-04-09 | HKET

After Go, is governance the next challenge for Artificial Intelligence?

Machine learning technology was the driving force behind AlphaGo's victory over Go champion Lee Se-dol. In addition to playing Go, machine learning technology has been applied to the public sector - saving manpower of governmental departments, tracing the sources of air pollution, predicting recidivism rates and even unearthing terrorist couriers. But still there are reasons for humans to remain hesitant about following the lead of Artificial Intelligence.

The full version of the commentary is in Chinese only.