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Wednesday, 15.09.2021
03:00 pm - 04:00 pm CET

High-Level Opening Panel


Global AI governance – The necessity and challenges of regulating emerging technologies

H.E. Alexander Schallenberg
Federal Minister for European and International Affairs of Austria

H.E. Izumi Nakamitsu
United Nations Under-Secretary-General and High Representative for Disarmament Affairs

Hon Phil Twyford
Minister for Disarmament and Arms Control of New Zealand

Gilles Carbonnier
Vice President of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)

Moderator: Hannelore Veit


04:00 pm - 05:30 pm CET

Expert Panel 1: International Law and Safeguarding Human Control

Dr. Vincent Boulanin
Senior Researcher, Emerging Technologies, Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) 

Laurent Gisel
Head of the Arms and Conduct of Hostilities Unit, Legal Division,  International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)

Dr. Elisabeth Hoffberger-Pippan
The International Panel on the Regulation of Autonomous Weapons (iPRAW), Researcher; German Institute for International and Security Affairs

Richard Moyes
Managing Director, Article 36

Thursday, 16.09.2021
03:00 pm - 04:15 pm CET

Expert Panel 2: Ethical Dimension and Human Dignity

Colonel (General Staff) Dr. Markus Reisner, PhD
Austrian Armed Forces Military Academy, Austria

Wanda Muñoz
Victim Assistance and Disarmament Consultant Member of Human Security Network in Latin America and the Caribbean (SEHLAC) and Global Partnership on Artificial Intelligence

Charlotte Stix
Technology Policy Expert with specialization in AI governance and PhD Student Fellow at Cambridge University

Liz O’Sullivan
CEO of Parity

Irakli Khodeli
Programme Specialist for Ethics of Science amd Technology, Social and Human Science sector, UNESCO


04:15 pm - 05:25 pm CET

Expert Panel 3: Maintaining Human Control and International Peace and Security

Dr. Patricia Lewis

Chatham House, Research Director International Security

Dr. Frank Sauer
Bundeswehr University Munich, Senior Research Fellow

Emilia Javorsky MD, MPH
The Future of Life Institute


05:25 pm - 05:30 pm CET


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