Leslie Smith on 2007

This AI Prediction was made by Leslie Smith in 2007.


Predicted time for AGI / HLMI / transformative AI:

But if you want to know when I think we’ll be able to create autonomous systems which understand their environment and can function within in it better than humans can, well… about 2 generations away. So that’s about 2060.



Opinion about the Intelligence Explosion from Leslie Smith:



Flycer’s explanation for better understanding:



The future of humanity with AGI / HLMI / transformative AI:

not provided


Flycer’s Secondary Explanation:




Leslie Smith is a computer scientist and the director of the Intelligent Systems Division at NASA Ames Research Center. Her research focuses on developing and applying intelligent systems for aeronautics, air traffic management, and space exploration. She has been recognized with numerous awards, including the NASA Exceptional Achievement Medal, and she is a Fellow of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) and the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS).






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