On World Reconciliation Day Sept 9, 2019, the Roundtable “Framework for Peace and Security in the 21st Century”, co-hosted by Consulate General of Greece in Boston and co-chaired by Governor Michael Dukakis, and Consul General of Greece in Boston, Stratos Efthymiou, was attended by thought leaders from Harvard, MIT, Tufts, Northeastern University, Naval War College, and the Boston Global Forum. They discussed ideas and solutions to solve challenges and threats to building a framework for peace and security in the 21st century. Democracy, openness, transparency, accountability, responsibility, and international laws and norms are very important for peace and security. Professor Christo Wilson spoke about technological threats and challenges, such as unregulated tech and Internet, centralised platforms, data problems, erosion of norms, etc.
In the world with deep-applied AI and is connected by Internet, a new social contract, such as the Social Contract 2020, and model of the AI World Society are important parts of the Framework for Peace and Security in the 21st Century. The Boston Global Forum and Michael Dukakis Institute for Leadership and Innovation will organize an AI World Society Conference on September 23, 2019 at Harvard University Faculty Club to discuss concepts of The Social Contract 2020, and Professor Alex Sandy Pentland will speak about concepts of the Social Contract 2020 at World Leadership Alliace-Club de Madrid Conference on 21 October, 2019 in Madrid, Spain, which is the organization of former heads of state and government, and AI World Conference and Expo 2019 in Boston, the industry’s largest and most comprehensive independent AI business event.