HKU Bulletin November 2023 (Vol. 25 No. 1)

GAMECHANGER Whether you see it as good or bad, artificial intelligence (AI) looks here to stay, with profound impacts for almost every corner of human activity. Even before the arrival of ChatGPT, HKU scholars were probing its potential – from developing and adapting their own AIs, to exploring the potential for drug discovery and access, to considering the legal and policy implications for innovation. They have also been considering AI’s effects on creativity and its potential to harm. Needless to say, their explorations have only just begun. Illustration by Midjourney This image was created using the prompts illustration, vector, embracing future with AI, and AI revolution. COVER STORY HKU BULLETIN | NOV 2023 02 03