From Ethics to Organizing: Getting Serious about AI
- Starts: 11:00 am on Friday, February 26, 2021
- Ends: 12:00 pm on Friday, February 26, 2021
Inaugural Distinguished Speaker Series: AI and Inequalities - Creating Change This talk examines the political economy driving the AI industry, AI’s recent history and capacity for social control, and how movements for justice must go beyond corporate-sponsored “ethics” and a fascination with technical mechanisms and adopt more militant tactics that contend with concentrated power, and the capacity of AI to exacerbate inequality and facilitate minority rule. Speaker:Meredith Whittaker, Minderoo Research Professor, New York University, founder of Google’s Open Research group and co-founder of AI Now Institute Host: Hariri Institute Junior Faculty Fellows Jennifer Balakrishnan and Elaine Nsoesie
- Zoom Webinar. The Zoom login information can be found on our Eventbrite page, below, after registering.