Registration Open: Big Data Alliance Event on Privacy, Ethics and Algorithms
Big Data Alliance Event on Privacy, Ethics and Algorithms
Date: Thursday 30 November
15.00 – 15.10 Opening by Alexander Rinnooy Kan, Professor at University of Amsterdam and Member Executive Board Big Data Alliance
15.10 – 15.35 Bernd Stahl, Professor at the De Montfort University and Director of the Centre for Computing and Social Responsibility, on “The ethics of computing: A survey of the computer-oriented literature”
15.35 – 15.45 Questions / Discussion, moderated by Marc Salomon
15.45 – 16.00 Break
16.00 – 16.25 Maurits Kaptein, Professor at Tilburg University on “Data Science without prejudice: How to avoid unfair conclusions even if they are true?”
16.25 – 16.50 Jack van Wijk, Professor at TU Eindhoven on “Data visualization for transparency”.
16.50 – 17.00 Questions / Discussion
17.00 – 18.00 Networking and drinks
CWI spin-off company DuckDB Labs helped create startup MotherDuck which aims to connect DuckDB to the cloud. MotherDuck sports some big names: its CEO is Jordan Tigani, founding engineer at Google’s BigQuery, Google’s fully managed data analysis platform. A big part of the $47.5 million funding comes from Andreessen Horowitz, a prominent venture capital firm, specialized in technology startups.
Breaking ground as the first international conference on Hybrid Human Artificial Intelligence, HHAI22 held its first-ever in-person meeting in Amsterdam in the summer of 2022, establishing the beginnings of an international research community. ADS contributed to the conference by hosting a Meetup around the topic of Hybrid Intelligence.
There are legal rules and ethical frameworks, but little or no practical guidance on responsible design. In her inaugural lecture “System error, please restart”, Nanda Piersma argues what ‘responsible’ means and how we can carry out the (further) development of IT systems in such a way that it also earns our trust.