Report of the ICRC expert meeting on "Autonomous weapon systems : technical, military, legal and humanitarian aspects", 26-28 March 2014, Geneva
[Geneva] : ICRC, May 2014
16 p. ; 30 cm
The aim of the meeting was to better understand the issues raised by autonomous weapon systems and to share perspectives among government representatives, independent experts and the ICRC. It brought together 21 States and 13 independent experts, including roboticists, jurists, ethicists, and representatives from the United Nations and non-governmental organisations. Some of the key points made by speakers and participants at the meeting are provided by this report although they do not necessarily reflect a convergence of views.