Media Advisory — MIT researchers: AI coverage wanted to handle impacts, construct extra equitable programs | MIT News

On Thursday, May 6 and Friday, May 7, the AI Policy Forum — a worldwide effort convened by researchers from MIT — will current their preliminary coverage suggestions geared toward managing the results of synthetic intelligence and constructing AI programs that higher replicate society’s values. Recognizing that there’s unlikely to be any singular nationwide AI coverage, however slightly public policies for the distinct ways in which we encounter AI in our lives, discussion board leaders will preview their preliminary findings and coverage suggestions in three key areas: finance, mobility, and well being care.

The inaugural AI Policy Forum Symposium, a digital occasion hosted by the MIT Schwarzman College of Computing, will convey collectively AI and public coverage leaders, authorities officers from world wide, regulators, and advocates to research a few of the urgent questions posed by AI in our economies and societies. The symposium’s program will characteristic remarks from public policymakers serving to form governments’ approaches to AI; state and federal regulators on the entrance strains of those points; designers of self-driving automobiles and cancer-diagnosing algorithms; college analyzing the programs utilized in rising finance firms and related issues; and researchers pushing the boundaries of AI.

AI Policy Forum (AIPF) Symposium

MIT audio system: 

  • Martin A. Schmidt, MIT provost
  • Daniel Huttenlocher, AIPF chair and dean of the MIT Schwarzman College of Computing
  • Regina Barzilay, MIT School of Engineering Distinguished Professor of AI and Health; AI college lead of the Jameel Clinic at MIT
  • Daniel Weitzner, founding director of the MIT Internet Policy Research Initiative; former U.S. deputy chief know-how officer within the Office of Science and Technology Policy
  • Luis Videgaray, senior lecturer within the MIT Sloan School of Management; former international minister and minister of finance of Mexico
  • Aleksander Madry, professor of laptop science within the MIT Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
  • R. David Edelman, director of public coverage for the MIT Internet Policy Research Initiative; former particular assistant to U.S. President Barack Obama for financial and know-how coverage
  • Julie Shah, MIT affiliate professor of aeronautics and astronautics; affiliate dean of social and moral tasks of computing within the MIT Schwarzman College of Computing
  • Andrew Lo, professor of finance within the MIT Sloan School of Management

Guest audio system and members: 

  • Julie Bishop, chancellor of the Australian National University; former minister of international affairs and member of the Parliament of Australia
  • Andrew Wyckoff, director for science, know-how and innovation on the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD)
  • Martha Minow, 300th Anniversary University Professor at Harvard Law School; former dean of the Harvard Law School
  • Alejandro Poiré, dean of the School of Public Policy at Monterrey Tec; former secretary of the inside of Mexico
  • Ngaire Woods, dean of the Blavatnik School of Government on the University of Oxford
  • Darran Anderson, director of technique and innovation on the Texas Department of Transportation
  • Nat Beuse, vp of safety at Aurora; former head security regulator for autonomous autos on the U.S. Department of Transportation
  • Laura Major, chief know-how officer of Motional
  • Manuela Veloso, head of AI analysis at JP Morgan Chase
  • Stephanie Lee, managing director of BlackRock Systematic Active Equities Emerging Markets

Thursday and Friday, May 6 and seven

Media RSVP:
Reporters excited about attending can register here. More data on the AI Policy Forum might be discovered here


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