Toby Walsh on AI and Ethics
I get a call from the media almost every day to help them understand some new development in Artificial Intelligence (AI). And most often of all, they want to talk about “AI and Ethics.” A little time ago, amongst all these calls from the media, I... Read more
Making Fairness an Intrinsic Part of Machine Learning
The suitability of Machine Learning models is traditionally measured on its accuracy. A highly accurate model based on metrics like RMSE, MAPE, AUC, ROC, Gini, etc are considered to be high performing models. While such accuracy metrics important, are there other metrics that the data science... Read more
Why Effective and Ethical AI Needs Human-Centered Design
Data science is about a half-century old in the way we think of it now, but with the advent of AI, we’re reaching a precipice of how we want to model our AI initiatives. Moving forward with not just effective but ethical AI, we need a... Read more
AI Ethics: Avoiding Our Big Questions
A lot of discussion over AI is hyperbolic comparisons to the Terminator. While this isn’t helpful to the discussion, addressing ethics concerns with bigger, faster AI on the horizon is a necessary part of development. Instead of willful ethics violations, we may have more trouble with... Read more