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Applying AI Ethics Research in Practice

February 2020 Summary from FAccT 2020 CRAFT SessionAI Ethics practitioners in industry look to researchers for insights on how to best identify and mitigate harmful bias in their organization’s AI solutions and create more fair or equitable outcomes. However, it can be a challenge to apply those research insights

03 Mar 2021 • Kathy Baxter #ethics

How Salesforce Infuses Ethics into its AI

For all the good that AI can bring, responsible tech companies understand they must recognize, prepare for, and mitigate the potential unintended, harmful effects. That’s why Salesforce sees ethics as foundational to AI — and why we’re sharing a closer look at how we infuse an ethical process into

14 Aug 2020 • Katherine Siu #artificial intelligence

Explaining Solutions to Physical Reasoning Tasks

We show that deep neural models can describe common sense physics in a valid and sufficient way that is also generalizable. Our ESPRIT framework is trained on a new dataset with physics simulations and descriptions that we collected and have open-sourced.

05 May 2020 • Nazneen Rajani #research

Living Ethics in AI: How to Expand from Principles to Impact

Published: August 6, 2019 Earlier this year, Danielle Cass and I ran a workshop with 23 ethical AI practitioners from 15 organizations and shared out insights of what they are doing that has been successful and the open questions or challenges they are working through. A few months later, Matt

06 Aug 2019 • Kathy Baxter #ethics

Ethics in AI research papers and articles

This is my obsessively curated list of research papers and articles on ethics in AI that I have been collecting over the years. Ones in bold are those that I refer back to and found particularly useful. Let me know if I am missing your favorites.

20 Jan 2019 • Kathy Baxter #ethics