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Timnit Gebru: "Google's ethical AI fig leaves"

Timnit Gebru: "Google's ethical AI fig leaves"

Update: 2021-03-12
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The Sunday Times’ tech correspondent Danny Fortson brings on Timnit Gebru, former co-head of Google’s ethical AI research team, to talk about how she arrived at Google (3:30 ), starting Black in AI (5:30 ), why diversity matters (8:40 ), her work at Google (12:30 ), gender shades research (15:50 ), the paper that got her booted from Google (19:10 ), large language models (20:50 ), what her paper addressed (27:30 ), why AI matters (30:15 ), the danger of undermining independent research (33:15 ), her co-founder getting fired (35:40 ), getting harassed online (37:20 ), and the tension between corporations and academia (39:00 ).

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Timnit Gebru: "Google's ethical AI fig leaves"

Timnit Gebru: "Google's ethical AI fig leaves"