Please join us on the 21st of July for a global conversation on governance, ethics, and regulations around AI. It is crucial we engage in this conversation now in the transition to post-Covid emergency world, where automation and digitisation have been / are progressing at rocket speed. We will be joined by three fantastic speakers:
Michelle Seng Ah Lee is a Ph.D. candidate at the Dept. of Computer Science & Technology in the Compliant and Accountable Systems group,. Her research focuses on fairness, bias, and discrimination in machine learning algorithms and their trade-offs on aggregate and individual levels.
* Michelle will be presenting her latest research where she argues argue that the regulatory focus on the technique (AI) and the process (automated decision-making) only gives partial information about the technology’s risk and propose a new framework for a more precise terminology on its risk factors.
Dr Cansu Canca is a philosopher and the founder+director of the AI Ethics Lab, where she leads teams of computer scientists, philosophers, and legal scholars to provide ethics analysis and guidance to researchers and practitioners. She has a Ph.D. in philosophy specializing in applied ethics. She primarily works on ethics of technology, having previously worked on ethics and health. Prior to the AI Ethics Lab, she was a lecturer at the University of Hong Kong, and a researcher at the Harvard Law School, Harvard School of Public Health, Harvard Medical School, National University of Singapore, Osaka University, and the World Health Organization
Merve Hickok is the founder of AIethicist.org, a contributor to different workgroups within IEEE focused on governance and best practices, a founding editorial board member for Springer Nature’s AI & Ethics journal, and a policy expert at AI Policy Exchange. Her lectures, workshops, consultancy and speaking engagements on AI & ethics and bias and governance are focused on elevating the conversation and increasing the public knowledge on the impact of AI in our lives and demanding accountability.
Please do join us for this very important conversation – and RSVP here to receive the zoom link.