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Mozilla Festival Feb. 3, 2022
An Open Discussion About Power and Ethics In Tech
It’s time to have an open discussion about power and ethics in tech. Is there a place for ethics in tech governance and how do we address the protection communities need from the complexities of AI? We believe there’s space for a new narrative.
Mozilla Festival May 12, 2021
Building with a Bias for Inclusivity at MozFest 2021
We know that bias is human, even if it’s unconscious, it’s there. These biases can become embedded into algorithms where they remain undetected until much later in the design cycle or sometimes even after it has been launched into the market. Ifeoma Ozoma made a thought-provoking point: “The bias can be towards inclusivity or [exclusivity] and unfortunately now we have the latter and not the former... I think we can have automated bias (because that’s what it will always be as long as humans are building it - bias), but in a more inclusive way that is thoughtful of the impact or harm on certain communities.”
May 12, 2021
Higher education institutions join forces to create a playbook for integrating ethics into computing curricula
An inaugural cohort of twenty-two colleges and universities have come together in collaboration to create a playbook with lessons learned on how schools can update computing curricula to help students bring ethics and a holistic view of society to the design of technology products.