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We are an international coalition of 100 non-governmental organisation is 53 countries. We are diverse in geography, experience and culture. What brings us together? The goal of pre-emptively banning weapon systems that would select and attack targets without meaningful human control and the knowledge, that TOGETHER, we can ban killer robots before they become a reality.

Now is the time to act!

On 21 March, together with a range of amazing speaker we want to highlight the challenges autonomous weapons pose and build a momentum for an international ban of those weapon systems.

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Doors will open at 5:30 and the show will start 6 pm, followed by a light reception at 7:30 pm.

Speakers include

  • Mary Wareham, Advocacy Director, Human Rights Watch, Coordinator of the Campaign to Stop Killer Robots.

  • Kristina Lunz, Co-Founder and Germany Director of the Center for Feminist Foreign Policy.

  • Jody Williams, Nobel Peace Prize Laureate, Founder of the International Campaign to Ban Landmines, Co-founder and Chair of the Nobel Women’s Initiative, and Co-founder of the Campaign to Stop Killer Robots.

  • Professor Noel Sharkey, Professor of artificial intelligence (AI), Co-founder and Chair of the International Committee for Robot Arms Control (ICRAC) and Co-founder of the Campaign to Stop Killer Robots.

  • Raza Shah Khan, Executive Director of Sustainable Peace and Development Organization

  • Dr Thompson Chengeta, legal expert member of ICRAC and European Research Council Fellow on the topic of autonomous weapons systems.

  • Agnieszka Brugger is a Member of the German Parliament, Vice-Chair for International Affairs & Human Rights, Parliamentary Group BÜNDNIS90/DIE GRÜNEN and a Member of the Defence Committee of the German Parliament.

  • Ray Acheson, Director of Reaching Critical Will, the disarmament programme of the Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom.

  • Laura Nolan, software engineer who resigned from Google over Project Maven and a member of ICRAC and the Campaign to Stop Killer Robots.

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