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A UIA Animal Law Commission and GW Animal Law collaborative educational webinar:

“Those in a position to influence how AI technologies develop have… moral obligations in ensuring positive moral progress and in avoiding locking-in speciesist norms in their industry and in society at large.” - Tse Yip Fai

Join us for this free webinar addressing the potential impacts of artificial intelligence development and its application to nonhuman animals. The program will consist of three 20-minute presentations followed by a one-hour panelist round table discussion.


  • Prof. Dr. Oliver Bendel, FHNW University of Applied Sciences and Art Northwestern, Switzerland
  • Yip Fai Tse, University Center for Human Values, Center for Information Technology Policy, Princeton University
  • Sam Tucker, CEO VegCatalyst, AI-Powered Marketing, Melbourne


  • Ian McDougall, Executive Vice President and General Counsel, LexisNexis London
  • Jamie McLaughlin, Animal Law Commission Vice President, UIA
  • Joan Schaffner, Associate Professor of Law, George Washington University

Moderated by: 

  • Yolanda Eisenstein, Animal Law Commission President, UIA

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