ARTISTS HAVE A CRITICAL ROLE FOR PROVIDING REFLECTION, ANALYSIS, AND EXPLORATION OF EVERY ASPECT OF HUMAN EXPERIENCE. AS HUMANITY HOVERS ON THE VERGE OF A DRAMATIC LEAP TOWARDS INTEGRATING TECHNOLOGY INTO THE VERY DEFINITION OF BEING HUMAN, DISRUPTING OUR SENSE OF PURPOSE FOR LIVING, AND CHANGING THE MEANING OF LIFE, WE MUST USE DIRECT AND INDIRECT APPROACHES TO FINDING OUR BEARINGS IN A NEW FUTURE. NO WHERE ARE THESE QUESTIONS MORE PRESSING THAN IN SEARCH FOR ETHICS FOR THE EMERGING ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE.
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Icarus Salon is proud to be working with the following organizations:
Researching AI ethics and governance in partnership with Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences at Stanford University.
Soliciting impact investors for a new partnership between GoSol and Forest Trends to bring solar concentration to indigenous people in the Amazon.
Funded medical aid in Guadalajara for indigenous artisans with partnership with the Huichol Center and Project Hope Art.
Moderated ethics panel for Machine Learning & UX on using data science ethically at IDEO with Elizabeth Churchill, Director of User Experience at Google, Stuart Geiger, Staff Ethnographer at Berkeley Institute for Data Science and Kristian Lum, Lead Statistician at the Human Rights Data Analysis Group.