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The Social and Economic Implications of Artificial Intelligence Technologies in the Near-Term

July 7, 2016 @ 4:30 pm - 8:00 pm

July 7th, Skirball Center for the Performing Arts, New York City

AI Now: The Social and Economic Implications of Artificial Intelligence Technologies in the Near-Term, a free public symposium at the Skirball Center for the Performing Arts in New York City on July 7th from 4:30pm until 8:00pm.

The White House and New York University’s Information Law Institute, with support from Google Open Research, Microsoft Research and the MacArthur Foundation will host a major public symposium to address the near-term impacts of AI technologies across social and economic systems.

The focus will be the challenges of the next 5-10 years, specifically addressing four themes: social inequality, labor, healthcare, and ethics. Leaders from industry, academia, and civil society will share ideas for technical design, research and policy directions.

People

AI Now Co-Chairs

Kate Crawford – Principal Researcher, Microsoft Research; Senior Research Fellow, New York University Information Law Institute

Meredith Whittaker – Founder and Lead, Google Open Research

AI Now Program Committee

Eric Horvitz – Technical Fellow & Managing Director, Microsoft Research

Helen Nissenbaum – Director, New York University Information Law Institute

Latanya Sweeney – Professor of Government and Technology in Residence at Harvard University, former Federal Trade Commission Chief Technology Officer

Mustafa Suleyman – Co-founder and Head of Applied Artificial Intelligence, Google DeepMind

Nicole Wong – Former White House Deputy Chief Technology Officer

Ryan Calo – Co-founder, University of Washington Tech Policy Lab, Assistant Professor, University of Washington School of Law

 

 

Details

Date:
July 7, 2016
Time:
4:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Venue

Skirball Center for the Performing Arts
New York City, NY United States + Google Map