18th November 2019, Microsoft Reactor London

70 Wilson St, Finsbury, London EC2A 2DB

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10:00 – 10:15
Welcome & introduction

  • Ivana Bartoletti, Co-Founder, Women Leading in AI

10:15 – 11:15
AI reshaping the world: geopolitics & global governance

  • Dr Ulrike Franke, Policy Fellow, European Council on Foreign Relations
  • Dr Catherine Mullighan, UCL and World Economic Forum
  • Huw Roberts, Research Assistant at Oxford Internet Institute

Chaired by: Rimma Perelmuter

11:15 – 12:15
AI reshaping work and labour

  • The value of organising and tech activism: Andrew Pakes, Prospect
  • The hidden costs of AI: Alan Winfield, Professor of Robot Ethics at the University of the West of England
  • Claudia Pagliari, Director of Global eHealth, University of Edinburgh

Chaired by: Trish Shaw

12:30 – 12:45
App launch

12:45 – 13:30
Lunch break & Algorithmic and coding art exhibition

13:30 – 14:30
AI reshaping privacy: autonomy and dignity in the age of predictive analytics and algorithms

  • Ivana Bartoletti, Gemserv
  • Jean-Laurent Costeux, Head of Operations on Big Data Products at Orange
  • Antonella Napolitano, Privacy International
  • Dr. Silvia Milano, Postdoctoral Researcher, Oxford Internet Institute, University of Oxford

Chaired by Reema Patel, Ada Lovelace Institute

14:30 – 15:30
Building Trust: Where are we? Standards and tools to advance Ethical AI

  • Dr Ansgar Koene, University of Nottingham
  • Stephanie Enyon, Standards-Makers Development and Engagement Manager, BSI Group
  • Dr Allison Gardner, Women Leading in AI, Keele University
  • Miranda Marcus, R & D Programme Lead, Open Data Institute

Chaired by: Ben Gilburt, Sopra Steria

15:30 – 16:00
Coffee break

16:00 – 17:25
The force of tech vs the force of the law: do we need regulation?

  • Carly Kind, Director of the Ada Lovelace Institute
  • Schona Jolly QC, Barrister, Cloisters Chambers
  • Dr Carina Prunkl, Senior Research Scholar at the Future of Humanity Institute
  • Emma Wright, Director of the Institue of AI

Chaired by: Ivana Bartoletti

17:25 – 17:30
Closing remarks

  • Dr Allison Gardner

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