Canceled - Algorithmic Bias: Sources and Responses 


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After careful consideration, we have decided to cancel our March 18 Algorithmic Bias event.
We hope to reschedule this important conversation sometime next fall.

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Featuring a keynote by Big Data Scientist and New York Times Bestselling Author

Cathy O’Neil

“Algorithms: for whom do they fail?”

Plus panels featuring:

  • Shaun Barry, Global Leader for Government, Healthcare, and Utilities at SAS
  • Kevin Bowyer, Schubmehl-Prein Professor of Computer Science and Engineering at the University of Notre Dame
  • Genevieve Fried, Technology Fellow at AI Now
  • Ryan Hagemann, Co-Director at IBM Policy Lab
  • Sara Jordan, Policy Counsel at Future of Privacy Forum
  • Kirsten Martin, Linder Gambal Professor of Business Ethics at George Washington University School of Business
  • Ron Metoyer, Associate Professor of Computer Science and Engineering at the University of Notre Dame (moderator)
  • Scott Nestler, Academic Director, MS in Business Analytics at Mendoza College of Business, University of Notre Dame (moderator)
  • Mutale Nkonde, CEO of AI For the People
  • Kate Vredenburgh, Postdoctoral Fellow at Stanford University’s Institute for Human-Centered Artificial Intelligence and McCoy Family Center for Ethics and Society

This event will explore questions such as:

  • What do we mean by “bias” in the context of algorithms?
  • What are the sources of that bias? 
  • In what contexts does bias manifest, and what are the associated harms? 
  • What technological, institutional, and policy responses best address the various sources of bias? 

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Tentative Schedule:

10 a.m. — Welcome
10:15 a.m. — Panel 1
11:30 a.m. — Lunch
12 p.m. — Keynote
1:15 p.m. — Panel 2

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