IT Professionalism Europe (ITPE) and Global Knowledge jointly hosted online public “Tech Talk” on Ethics and Artificial Intelligence. Two leading speakers in the field, Dr. Anna Jobin of the Health Ethics & Policy Lab at ETH Zurich and Dr. Lorien Pratt, Chief Scientist and co-founder of Quantellia in Silicon Valley will be sharing their insights. The discussion includes ethical dimensions to artificial intelligence (AI) and why ethics are fundamental to AI research and implementation. They also explore ethical requirements, standards, and best practices that underpin the future of AI.
Dr. Anna Jobin is a researcher at the Health Ethics & Policy Lab, Department of Health Sciences and Technology, at ETH Zurich. She has a multidisciplinary background in sociology, economics, and information management. Her current research projects are situated at the intersection of science, technology and society, with a particular focus on interaction with algorithmic systems, the social dimensions of artificial intelligence, and AI ethics.
Dr. Lorien Pratt has three decades of experience delivering applied AI, ML, and NLP solutions with a success rate over seven times the industry average. The celebrated author of, Link: How Decision Intelligence Connects Data, Actions, and Outcomes for a Better World, Pratt has appeared multiple times on NPR, has given two TEDx talks, and is a respected keynote speaker worldwide.
Donovan Scott is the Global Portfolio Director of Emerging Technologies with Global Knowledge. As a forward thinker, Donovan has over 20 years of expertise in developing impactful products and training solutions for academic, business, and IT professionals. His respected leadership and holistic approach guide his goal of enhancing learning through innovation.
In this tech talk, the expert panelists discuss:
- Ethics and technology
- Ethics and AI
- Ethical AI guidelines
- The future of ethical AI