Dec 10th @ 12AM Coordinated Universal TimeOnline
In this tech talk, held in conjunction with NeurIPS, Scale AI’s CTO, Brad Porter, is joined by Emily Denton of Google’s Ethical AI team for a fireside chat. Brad and Emily will discuss the role of subjectivity and interpretation in data annotation and take your questions.
Emily Denton is a Research Scientist on Google’s Ethical AI team, studying the societal impacts of machine learning and AI technology. Emily's recent research centers on critically examining the norms, values, and work practices that structure the development and use of machine learning datasets. Prior to joining Google, Emily received her PhD in machine learning from the Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences at New York University, focusing on unsupervised learning and generative modeling of images and video.
Brad is the CTO of Scale AI. Prior to Scale, Brad was the VP of Robotics and a Distinguished Engineer at Amazon where he was responsible for driving improvements in the safety and autonomy of Amazon’s global operations. His experiences at Amazon as well as Tellme Networks has given him a deep understanding of AI’s engineering challenges as well as opportunities.