NULab-affiliated Faculty Member Tina Eliassi-Rad, Associate Professor of Computer Science, appeared on the News@Northeastern Litmus Podcast on March 17th, 2020. Appearing on the episode “Invasion of the Bias Snatchers“, Eliassi-Rad joined Sarah Ostadabbas, Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, and Byron Wallace, Assistant Professor of Computer Science and Director of Bachelor of Science in Data Science, to discuss the relationship between Artificial Intelligence and Bias.
The Litmus Podcast provided the following description of the Episode:
“Computers might be perfect students, but when they have biased teachers, their purpose becomes their pitfall. If you’re worried about artificial intelligence taking over the world, remember: Computers are only as good as their makers—and they’re more human than you think.”
To listen to this episode of the podcast, and to learn more, please click here.