A Comprehensive Ethical Framework for AI Entities: Foundations

  • Andrej DameskiEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 10999)


The participation of AI in society is expected to increase significantly, and with that the scope, intensity and significance of morally-burdened effects produced or otherwise related to AI, and the possible future advent of AGI. There is a lack of a comprehensive ethical framework for AI and AGI, which can help manage moral scenarios in which artificial entities are participants. Therefore, I propose the foundations of such a framework in this text, and suggest that it can enable artificial entities to make morally sound decisions in complex moral scenarios.


Ethics of AI Machine ethics AGI 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Law, Science and Technology Joint Doctorate (LAST-JD ERASMUS)Università di Bologna (Consortium Coordinator)BolognaItaly

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