The AI community needs to take responsibility for its technology and its actions

MIT Technology Review | Dec 13, 2019 at 11:25 AM
  • On Monday, at the opening of one of the world’s largest gatherings of AI researchers, Celeste Kidd addressed thousands of attendees in a room nearly twice the size of a football field.
  • On stage, Kidd shared five lessons from her research and demonstrated how the tech industry’s decisions could influence people to develop false beliefs like climate denial.
  • Near the end of her talk, she also shared her experience with sexual harassment while a graduate student and directly addressed some of the misunderstandings she’d heard about the #metoo movement from men.