AI Seminar Series

AI Seminar Series will explore relevant topics in artificial intelligence and invite industry speakers and researchers to share their knowledge, experience and success. 




Bridging the Gap between Text and Knowledge

12 October 2021 4:00pm5:00pm
Sophia Ananiadou will describe NLP methods for the extraction of structured representations from text for downstream applications while addressing challenges of information extraction tasks.

Fairness, interpretability and diverse datasets are not enough – getting specific about algorithmic bias

15 July 2021 3:00pm5:00pm
The concept of "biased data" is often too generic to be useful.  Through a series of cases studies, we will explore what algorithmic bias is, different types (with different causes), and debunk some common misconceptions.  We will cover why algorithmic bias is a problem worth addressing and some steps towards solutions.