The Risks of Bias in Artificial Intelligence
Artificial Intelligence is not science fiction anymore. This technology has become part of our lives, and you might not know that you’re already using it. But artificial intelligence models need large amounts of data to be trained. In many cases, this is associated with bias.
Ana introduced the Deep Learning hype and the need to understand how this technology will transform the industry and the way the world does business. In this regard, she also presented some important concepts, such as “word embedding” and its modelling role, as well as how it features learning techniques in natural language processing (NLP).
Opening up the subject at the meetup, Ana showed us some interesting – but unfortunate – examples of bias in Artificial Intelligence that are clearly influenced by social stereotypes and prejudices.
Without a doubt, identifying and mitigating bias is essential to ensuring that Artificial Intelligence can have a positive impact on society. As Ana mentioned in her speech, these technologies need to be more inclusive of: women, people of color, people from different fields, ethics, inclusion, and regulation.
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