Report on the First Conference on Artificial General Intelligence (AGI-08)

  • Hugo Roland de Garis Xiamen University
  • Ben Goertzel Novamente LLC


The First Conference on Artificial General Intelligence (AGI-08) was held on March 1-3, 2008, at the University of Memphis. The overall goal of the conference was to work toward a common understanding of the most promising paths toward creating AI systems with general intelligence at the human level and beyond, and to share interim results and ideas achieved by researchers actively working toward powerful artificial general intelligence.

Author Biographies

Hugo Roland de Garis, Xiamen University

School of Information Science and Technology

Professor of Computer Science and Mathematical Physics

Ben Goertzel, Novamente LLC
Chief Science Officer and Acting CEO
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