Are we designing the Future with Present Day Mindsets?

Invited Talk | Day 2 | 9:20 am | 40 Minute Duration | Grand Gallery E/F
  • Mary Brown
    Spectrum Health Inclusion and Diversity Consultant, former Senior Digital Experience Analyst

Are we designing the Future with Present Day Mindsets?

Invited Talk | Day 2 | 9:20 am | 40 Minute Duration | Grand Gallery E/F

The use of artificial intelligence (AI) is a mainstream reality in today’s society, but how should we view this new reality as it relates to those experiencing social inequalities? As technologists and data science professionals, we have the opportunity to design future realities with algorithm creation and AI  to set a course where we go beyond conventions of blind adoption to understanding the larger ethical implications.