Research and Innovation for Science, Technology, and Infrastructure
Learn More


IF20 Thematic Session 10: Interfaith Dialogue on Artificial Intelligence
Watch on Youtube

Research and Innovation for Science, Technology and Infrastructure

The mandate of this Working Group is to monitor developments in research and innovation for science, technology and infrastructure, with a particular focus on emerging digital technologies and artificial intelligence. The working group will explore and reflect on the relevant normative, legal and ethical implications; study and promote the role of religious or belief organizations and interreligious engagement; establish and encourage interdisciplinary dialogue amongst experts and actors, private and public; and establish a network of networks in these areas of endeavor.

Although we acknowledge the direct relevance of our mandate to Sustainable Development Goal 9, “Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure”, we recognize the implications of our work for all 17 SDG’s insofar as the SDG’s pertain to the meaning of being human.

Working Group

Jim Christie | Advisory Council Liaison: Religion and Technology

View Profile >

Marco Ventura | Chair: Religion & Technology

View Profile >

Branka Marijan | Working Group Member

View Profile >

Robert M. Geraci | Working Group Member

View Profile >

Viewpoints Blog

Decision-making and Public Policy at the Intersection of Religion and AI

By Professor Robert Geraci, Manhattan College – – – The Narratives of Artificial Intelligence My … View Page >

Interfaith Dialogue, Technology, and the Need for a New Humanism

By Alessio Pecorario, Vatican Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development – – – Technology has … View Page

Protecting Places of Worship: Security Research and Innovation

By JoAnne Wadsworth – – – On Thursday, September 2, the G20 Interfaith Forum’s Technology … View Page

Social Media

Contact Us

[wpforms id=”5326″ title=”false” description=”false”]