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Mehran Sahami: Ethical Dilemmas in Artificial Intelligence and Privacy

Event Details

Thu, January 30, 2020
06:30PM - 08:30PM
The Gap, Inc.
2 Folsom Street, San Francisco CA 94105
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Registration Period:
Ms. Annie Owen

Online registration is now closed. Please register on-site.


Artificial Intelligence has tremendous potential to improve efficiency in a variety of domains through tools for automated decision-making. However, AI also has the potential to lead to outcomes that reinforce human biases, disproportionately impact particular populations, and violate notions of privacy. Come explore some of the promise and perils that arise from AI to understand both some of the ethical issues and competing value trade-offs at stake.


6:30 p.m.  Check-in and mingle
7:15 p.m.  Program begins
8:30 p.m.  Event concludes

Registration includes light hors d'oeuvres. Plan on grabbing dinner before or after the event.


Prices are listed below. Take advantage of Early Bird pricing through Thursday, January 23, 2020; prices increase $5 on Friday, January 24.


This event is sponsored by the Stanford Alumni Association and co-sponsored by the Stanford Club of MarinStanford School of EngineeringStanford Women's Impact NetworkStanford Angels and EntrepreneursStanford Young Alumni - Bay Area, Stanford Law School and Stanford Club of San Francisco.

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