Montfort hosted its annual Spencer House event with Tortoise Media on ‘AI and the Battle for Truth’.
James Harding, Editor and Co-Founder at Tortoise expertly moderated the conversation with three of the UK’s most prominent AI thought-leaders: James Ball, investigative journalist, author and commentator; Dr. Manisha Ganguly, investigative journalist; and Raza Habib, Ph.D., CEO and Co-Founder of leading generative AI company, Humanloop.
The conversation explored the opportunities and challenges that AI presents for business practices and the implications of misinformation and disinformation for the news media, politics and society. Three questions were posed and debated: What should we be worried about? Who takes responsibility? When and how to respond?
Here is a short clip of the highlights of that discussion, introduced by Montfort’s Founding Partner Hugh Morrison: