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In this episode, Peter and Mo discuss the imminent question we’ve all been asking: do we need to save humanity from AI? Are we in danger?
Mo Gawdat is a renowned entrepreneur, author, and advocate for happiness and well-being. With a background in engineering and technology, Gawdat has dedicated his career to exploring the intersection of happiness and human potential. As the former Chief Business Officer at Google [X], he played a pivotal role in developing moonshot projects aimed at solving some of the world’s biggest challenges. Gawdat’s insightful and transformative book, “Solve for Happy,” has inspired countless individuals to reframe their perspectives and find joy in life’s most challenging moments.
Read Mo’s best-selling books: https://www.mogawdat.com/books
0:00 AI: A Billion Happy People
3:04 Bridging Worlds with Technology
4:42 Achieving the ‘1 Billion Happy’ Moonshot
7:11 A World Aware of AI Dangers
7:55 Tilt Humanity: The AI Challenge
15:48 Parenting Our Artificial Offspring
22:56 The AI Debate: Real Danger?
24:38 AI – The Uncertain Future
31:03 Dystopia: Job Power Concentrated
39:57 Writing Books With GPT
42:46 Human Connection v. AI
44:02 The Need for Life Purpose
51:29 Elections and Cognitive Biases
57:07 Stop Chasing Money, Start Chasing Progress
1:03:28 Three Scenarios of Human Futures
1:07:29 Technology’s Impact on Humanity
1:12:05 Merging with AI?
1:19:48 A World of Quantum AI
1:24:33 Governing Artificial Intelligence
1:29:24 AI: The Good vs. Evil
1:34:53 The Power of Humanity
1:38:59 AI and the Pursuit of Happiness
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