We also support this letter and have signed it, but we expect this to be a symbolic effort.
Notable signers of the open letter
Here is a list of some notable people who also signed this open letter: too many to list them all, and the list keeps growing, but this should give you an idea of how notable this open letter is.
Joshua BengioMila’s founder and scientific director, Turing Prize winner and professor at the University of Montreal
Stuart RussellBerkeley, professor of computer science, director of the Center for Intelligent Systems and “Artificial Intelligence. co-author of the standard textbook “modern approach”.
Elon MuskCEO of SpaceX, Tesla and Twitter
Steve WozniakCo-founder of Apple
Emad MustakCEO, Stability AI
Max TegmarkMIT Center for Artificial Intelligence and Fundamental Interactions, Professor of Physics, President of the Future of Life Institute
Grady ButchACM Fellow, IEEE Fellow, IEEE Computing Pioneer, IBM Fellow
See the full list here…