Ethics and Technological Futures lecture series

Event Details
  • Dates/Times:
    • Tuesday February 25, 2020
      4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Tuesday March 31, 2020
      4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    • Tuesday April 28, 2020
      4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Location: TSRB Auditorium, 5th St., Atlanta, GA OR Clary Theatre, Success Center
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Contact

Nassim Parvin (nassim@gatech.edu)

Summaries

Summary Sentence: Ethics and Technological Futures: lectures by visiting scholars

Full Summary: The talks are scheduled for last Tuesday of each month at 4pm-5pm starting in February. 

Sarah Myers West, Postdoctoral Researcher at the AI Now Institute presenting on Discriminating Systems: Gender, Race and Power in Artificial Intelligence, February 25, 4-5pm, TSRB Auditorium. 
  Charlton McIlwain, Professor of Media, Culture, and Communication at NYU, "Dreams of (Black) Tech Futures Past," presenting on his latest book titled Black Software (2019), March 31, 4-5pm, TSRB Auditorium. 

Neda Atanasoski, Professor of Feminist Studies and Critical Race and Ethnic Studies at UC Santa Cruz, "The Speculative Futures of Robot Ethics: Killer Robots, Sex Robots, and the Limits of the Ban." Presenting on her latest book titled Surrogate Humanity (2019), April 28, 4-5pm, Clary Theatre, Student Success Center. 

 

Ethics and Technological Futures

The talks are scheduled for last Tuesday of each month at 4pm-5pm starting in February. 

Sarah Myers West, Postdoctoral Researcher at the AI Now Institute presenting on Discriminating Systems: Gender, Race and Power in Artificial Intelligence, February 25, 4-5pm, TSRB Auditorium. 

Charlton McIlwain, Professor of Media, Culture, and Communication at NYU, "Dreams of (Black) Tech Futures Past," presenting on his latest book titled Black Software (2019), March 31, 4-5pm, TSRB Auditorium.  

Neda Atanasoski, Professor of Feminist Studies and Critical Race and Ethnic Studies at UC Santa Cruz. "The Speculative Futures of Robot Ethics: Killer Robots, Sex Robots, and the Limits of the Ban," presenting on her latest book titled Surrogate Humanity (2019), April 28, Clary Theatre, Student Success Center. 

Organizers:  Nassim Parvin and Susana Morris

Sponsors: School of Literature, Media, and Communication, Georgia Tech
 Digital Integrative Liberal Arts Center, Georgia Tech
 Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, Emory University
 

Additional Information

In Campus Calendar
Yes
Groups

Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts, The Center for the Study of Women, Science, and Technology

Invited Audience
Faculty/Staff, Postdoc, Public, Graduate students, Undergraduate students
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Keywords
Ethics, Technology, future, ai, artificial intelligence
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  • Created On: Feb 7, 2020 - 2:32pm
  • Last Updated: Mar 31, 2020 - 6:01pm