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Panel 1: Tensions & Cultivating Resistance AI
Abeba Birhane · Timnit Gebru · Noopur Raval · Ramon Vilarino

Fri Dec 11 09:00 AM -- 10:00 AM (PST) @

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Abeba Birhane (University College Dublin, Ireland)
Timnit Gebru (Black in AI)

Timnit Gebru was recently fired by Google for raising issues of discrimination in the workplace. Prior to that she was a co-lead of the Ethical AI research team at Google Brain. She received her PhD from the Stanford Artificial Intelligence Laboratory, studying computer vision under Fei-Fei Li, and did a postdoc at Microsoft Research, New York City in the FATE (Fairness Accountability Transparency and Ethics in AI) group, where she studied algorithmic bias and the ethical implications underlying projects aiming to gain insights from data. Timnit also co-founded Black in AI, a nonprofit that works to increase the presence, inclusion, visibility and health of Black people in the field of AI.

Noopur Raval (AINow Institute, New York University)
Ramon Vilarino (Experian DataLabs)

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