Debiasing AI and Machine Learning With Journalist Jacob Ward and Kathy Baxter, Architect of Ethical AI Practice, Salesforce

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This is a podcast episode titled, Debiasing AI and Machine Learning With Journalist Jacob Ward and Kathy Baxter, Architect of Ethical AI Practice, Salesforce. The summary for this episode is: <p>As we train computers to complete repetitive tasks for us automatically, we need to be keenly aware of the biases we may be subconsciously programming. So, what questions should we be asking as consumers and employees in a world augmented by computer assistance? The Principle Architect of Ethical AI Practice at <a href="https://www.salesforce.com/">Salesforce</a>, Kathy Baxter, and journalist <a href="https://www.linkedin.com/in/wardjacob/">Jacob Ward</a> give guidance on creating a responsible AI ecosystem that prioritizes safety, privacy, and equality. This episode was published first by <a href="https://open.spotify.com/show/3H6NFOFvq8Dlsdeac35XGj">Blazing Trails,</a> our sister podcast over at Salesforce, hosted by Michael Rivo.</p><p><br />Tune in to learn:</p><ul><li>How is AI changing the way that we think? (3:41)</li><li>How are companies changing the way they think about the ethics of AI? (8:06)</li><li>Whose responsibility is it to regulate the ethics of AI? (11:25)</li><li>What is the current regulatory landscape for AI? (16:07)</li><li>How should employees think about correcting bias in AI? (19:07)</li><li>How can you build AI ethical awareness into your organization? (27:03)</li><li>How are we using AI to help the environment? (35:15)</li></ul><p>Mentions:</p><ul><li><a href="https://www.amazon.com/Loop-Technology-Creating-Without-Choices/dp/0316487201#:~:text=Amazon.com%3A%20The%20Loop%3A,9780316487207%3A%20Ward%2C%20Jacob%3A%20Books">The Loop: How Technology Is Creating a World Without Choices and How to Fight Back</a></li><li><a href="http://sfdc.co/EAIMM">Salesforce AI Ethics Model</a></li><li><a href="https://boi.ucsb.edu/">Benioff Ocean Initiative</a></li><li><a href="https://oecd.ai/en/ai-principles">OECD AI Principles</a></li></ul><p><i>IT Visionaries is brought to you by Salesforce Platform. If you love the thought leadership on this podcast, Salesforce has even more meaty IT thoughts to chew on. Take your company to the next level with in-depth research and trends right in your inbox. Subscribe to a newsletter tailored to your role at </i><a href="https://sforce.co/3CdK8Ss"><i>Salesforce.com/newsletter</i></a><i>.</i></p><p>Mission.org is a media studio producing content for world-class clients. Learn more at <a href="https://mission.org/">mission.org</a>.</p>

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As we train computers to complete repetitive tasks for us automatically, we need to be keenly aware of the biases we may be subconsciously programming. So, what questions should we be asking as consumers and employees in a world augmented by computer assistance? The Principle Architect of Ethical AI Practice at Salesforce, Kathy Baxter, and journalist Jacob Ward give guidance on creating a responsible AI ecosystem that prioritizes safety, privacy, and equality. This episode was published first by Blazing Trails, our sister podcast over at Salesforce, hosted by Michael Rivo.


Tune in to learn:

  • How is AI changing the way that we think? (3:41)
  • How are companies changing the way they think about the ethics of AI? (8:06)
  • Whose responsibility is it to regulate the ethics of AI? (11:25)
  • What is the current regulatory landscape for AI? (16:07)
  • How should employees think about correcting bias in AI? (19:07)
  • How can you build AI ethical awareness into your organization? (27:03)
  • How are we using AI to help the environment? (35:15)

Mentions:

IT Visionaries is brought to you by Salesforce Platform. If you love the thought leadership on this podcast, Salesforce has even more meaty IT thoughts to chew on. Take your company to the next level with in-depth research and trends right in your inbox. Subscribe to a newsletter tailored to your role at Salesforce.com/newsletter.

Mission.org is a media studio producing content for world-class clients. Learn more at mission.org.