Artificial Consciousness: Utopia or Real Possibility?

@article{Buttazzo2001ArtificialCU,
  title={Artificial Consciousness: Utopia or Real Possibility?},
  author={Giorgio C. Buttazzo},
  journal={IEEE Computer},
  year={2001},
  volume={34},
  pages={24-30}
}
24 Computer Artificial Consciousness: Utopia or Real Possibility? S ince the beginnings of computer technology, researchers have speculated about the possibility of building smart machines that could compete with human intelligence. Given the current pace of advances in artificial intelligence and neural computing, such an evolution seems to be a more concrete possibility. Many people now believe that artificial consciousness is possible and that, in the future, it will emerge in complex… CONTINUE READING