Marc-Antoine Dilhac
Associate member, UdeM

Marc-Antoine Dilhac is professor of philosophy at the Université de Montréal and held the Canada Research Chair in Public Ethics and Political Theory (2014-2019). In 2017, he instigated the project of the Montreal Declaration for a Responsible Development of AI, and chaired its scientific committee. Since 2013, he has been Director of Ethics and Politics at the Centre de recherche en éthique (Center for Ethics, Montréal). He specialized in theories of democracy and social justice, as well as in questions of applied ethics. His current research focuses on the ethical and social impacts of AI and issues of governance and institutional design, with a particular focus on how new technologies are changing public relations and political structures. Marc-Antoine Dilhac has recently joined Mila as associate member and is director of Deliberation at the Observatory on the social impacts of AI and digital technologies. He holds a PhD in political philosophy from the Université de Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne.