[community] Invitation: Tess Posner -- "Diverse & Inclusive AI @ Thu Oct 11, 2018 1:30pm - 2:30pm (EDT)
cybele.sack at gmail.com
Tue Oct 9 14:01:37 UTC 2018
Someone asked how to access this session. This is the zoom link to use, at
the time of the event. This is all I know:
Join Zoom video session: https://zoom.us/j/4169028728
On Tue, Oct 9, 2018 at 1:32 AM Cybele S <cybele.sack at gmail.com> wrote:
> Sorry, this is the version I should have sent...please disregard previous
> one. Thanks.
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> From: <ben at scaledriver.com>
> Date: Wed, Sep 12, 2018 at 5:03 PM
> Subject: Invitation: Tess Posner -- "Diverse and Inclusive Artificial
> Intellig... @ Thu Oct 11, 2018 1:30pm - 2:30pm (EDT)
> Tess Posner -- "Diverse and Inclusive Artificial Intelligence" -- i4j
> Interactive Video Q+A
> *Diverse and Inclusive Artificial Intelligence*
> By Tess Posner, CEO AI4ALL
> *Artificial intelligence could contribute an additional 1.2% to annual
> gross domestic product growth over the next decade, according to a recent
> McKinsey report. The report also predicts that about 70% of companies will
> adopt at least one form of AI by 2030. As AI goes full steam ahead, it's
> critical to ask the right questions while still in early stages: who is
> building and shaping this important technology? Research shows that the AI
> field doesn’t adequately reflect the broader population, which suggests
> that globally, we’re missing out on the value that diverse teams bring to
> AI development, implementation, and research. For example, in the US only
> 13% of AI CEOs are women, and only 2.6% of tenure-track engineering faculty
> identify as African American and only 3.6% identify as Hispanic. When
> diverse voices are left out of AI, the reliability and fairness of AI
> systems come into question.*
> *Interactive Video Q&A Format*
> - 45 minutes total:
> - Please login 5 minutes ahead of time.
> - 5 minutes intro.
> - 15 minutes presentation.
> - 15 minutes Q&A.
> - 10 minutes extra time, if we need it.
> - + we will be emailing you a follow-up link to the recording.
> *Join Zoom video session: https://zoom.us/j/4169028728
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