REPORT: Istanbul Working Group 6 – Disarmament, conflict resolution & new weapons technology

Co-conveners: Götz Neuneck and Gian Piero Siroli

Rapporteur: Ben Rusek

60th Pugwash ConferenceWorking group 6 convened to address a broad set of issues under the heading of disarmament, conflict resolution, and new weapons technology. Specific items of discussion included cyber warfare and cyber security, prospects for and the possibility of regulating cyber-activities, “killer robots” and new technologies in warfare, and the role that scientists can play to mitigate dangers related to new technologies.

Istanbul report on Working Group 6