Conference on Autonomous Weapons Systems

The Norwegian Centre for Human Rights and the Norwegian Peace Association have the pleasure to co-organize a conference on Autonomous Weapons.

Military Drone Flight at Night. Photo: Colourbox


We have invited a number of experts to discuss legal and ethical issues concerning the development and use of autonomous weapons. The event will be divided in three parts, the first two sessions shall address the main legal and ethical issues concerning the development and use of autonomous weapons; the final panel shall address the future of autonomous weapons.

The concept note and draft program for your information you can find here

The organizers intend to have the presentations published in the form of articles in a special issue with an open access law journal.

Convenors: Professor Gentian Zyberi, NCHR and Director Fredrik Heldal, Norwegian Peace Association

Published Mar. 8, 2017 8:55 AM - Last modified Mar. 17, 2017 9:01 AM