Interpretability, safety, and security in AI

Learn more Watch now Add to Calendar 12/13/2021 11:00 AM 12/15/2021 06:00 PM Europe/London Interpretability, safety, and security in AI Location of the event
Monday 13 Dec 2021 - Wednesday 15 Dec 2021
Time: 11:00 - 18:00

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This conference - organised under the auspices of the Isaac Newton Institute “Mathematics of Deep Learning” Programme — brings together leading researchers along with other stakeholders in industry and society to discuss issues surrounding trustworthy artificial intelligence.

This conference will overview the state-of-the-art within the wide area of trustworthy artificial intelligence including machine learning accountability, fairness, privacy, and safety; it will  overview emerging directions in trustworthy artificial intelligence, and engage with academia, industry, policy makers, and the wider public.

The conference consists of two parts:

  1. Academic-oriented event – Monday 13 December (11:00 - 17:45 GMT)
  2. Public-oriented event – Tuesday 14 - Wednesday 15 December (12:00 - 18:00 GMT)

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Panel discussion hosted by Hannah Fry

About the event

The public event brings together leading academics, leading industrialists, policy makers, or journalists in order to foster conversations with the wider public about the merits and perils of artificial intelligence technology.


Dr Hannah Fry

Professor in Mathematics at UCL, Author, and Radio, Television and Podcast Presenter

Dr Cynthia Dwork

Honorary Fellow and Gordon McKay Professor of Computer Science, John Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences at Harvard University

Professor Mihaela van der Schaar

Turing Fellow, John Humphrey Plummer Professor of Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence and Medicine at the University of Cambridge and Founder and Director of the Cambridge Centre for AI in Medicine

Professor Yonina Eldar

Professor of Electrical Engineering, Weizmann Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science Dorothy and Patrick Gorman Professorial Chair Head of Biomedical Engineering and Signal Processing Center at Weizmann Institute of Science

Professor Manuela Veloso

Head of J.P. Morgan Chase AI Research and Herbert A. Simon University Professor at Carnegie Mellon University

Professor Isaac Kohane

Marion V. Nelson Professor & Chair at the Department of Biomedical Informatics, Harvard Medical School


Dr Anders Hansen

Professor of mathematics at Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics, University of Cambridge

Dr Rich Baraniuk

Victor E. Cameron Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Rice University