With Artificial Intelligence overtaking human intelligence at driving cars and outplaying it at games, is the financial system next? Will AI stabilise or destabilise the financial system? Might AI even cause a systemic financial crisis?

Chair: Lutfey Siddiqi (Visiting Professor-in-Practice, LSE Centre for International Studies)


  • Ken Benoit is Professor of Quantitative Social Research Methods and Head of the Department of Methodology. He is also the current Director of the Social and Economic Data Science (SEDS) Research Unit
  • Nick Cook is the Head of Data and Information Operations at the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA)
  • Jon Danielsson is Co-Director of the Systemic Risk Centre and Associate Professor of Finance at LSE
  • Lutfey Siddiqi is Visiting Professor-in-Practice, LSE CIS and Scientific Advisory Board member, SRC

Registration: This event is free and open to all with no ticket or pre-registration required. Entry is on a first come, first served basis.

Twitter hashtag for this event: #LSEAI

This event is co-hosted by the Systemic Risk Centre, LSE and Centre for Blockchain Technologies, UCL.

Visit the Systemic Risk Centre website for more information.