James Barrat


Time Magazine named author and filmmaker James Barrat one of 5 Very Smart People Who Think Artificial Intelligence Could Bring the Apocalypse because of his groundbreaking nonfiction book, “Our Final Invention: Artificial Intelligence and the End of the Human Era.” As an award-winning documentary filmmaker, Barrat has made a career from introducing lay audiences to complex ideas in engaging and provocative ways. His films have set ratings records for National Geographic, Discovery, PBS, and other broadcasters in the US and Europe. Barrat’s expertise is Artificial Intelligence but more pointedly it's about what’s wrong with the development and application of advanced AI. Barrat …