Dec 19, 2019
In this final episode before Christmas the team discuss the implications of the UK General Election, before Ben meets Ukrainian opposition politician Svyatoslav Vakarchuk.
As the dust begins to settle after an intense general election campaign in the UK, Ben and Agnes are joined by Tom Raines to reflect on the...
Dec 12, 2019
This week Ben takes a deep dive into the US-China economic competition over technology, and then discusses intelligence agencies in the Global South.
Nov 29, 2019
Undercurrents returns with interviews on data-driven advertising in media and politics, and why Chile had to give up the COP25 climate conference.
Artificial Intelligence and machine learning have given advertisers the tools to target specific groups of people with personalised messaging. In a new research paper for...
Nov 7, 2019
Undercurrents is back with two new interviews!
Then Cleo Paskal of the Asia-Pacific programme and Energy, Environment & Resources department at Chatham House joins us to...
Aug 8, 2019
In the second summer special episode of Undercurrents, Ben speaks to Allison Gardner about how to prevent bias in AI.
Artificial intelligence is widely heralded as a key component of the 'fourth industrial revolution', a wave of technological innovation which will transform the global economy. The concepts...