Silicon Republic December 3, 2021
Dr Timnit Gebru has launched DAIR one year after her departure from Google to continue her work in the area of ethical AI.
Former Google scientist Dr Timnit Gebru has started her own research centre focused on the responsible use of artificial intelligence.
The new Distributed Artificial Intelligence Research institute (DAIR) is described as an “independent, community-rooted institute set to counter Big Tech’s pervasive influence on the research, development and deployment of AI”.
Gebru is the former co-lead of Google’s ethical AI team. Much of her work is focused on the idea that the harms embedded in AI technology are preventable when production and deployment include diverse perspectives and deliberate processes.
DAIR is being launched one year after Gebru said...