“Coded Bias” Q&A with Filmmaker Shalini Kantayya

The Computer Science Department, with generous support from the Remsen Bird Fund, welcomes Shalini Kantayya, the director of the documentary film Coded Bias


Oct27
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
2021-10-27 16:00:00 2021-10-27 17:00:00 “Coded Bias” Q&A with Filmmaker Shalini Kantayya

This second event in our two-part series is a Q&A session with Coded Bias filmmaker Shalini Kantayya as we learn about her experience developing and making this film.

Coded Bias is a documentary film that explores the fallout of MIT Media Lab researcher Joy Buolamwini’s discovery that facial recognition does not see dark-skinned faces accurately and her journey to push for the first-ever legislation in the U.S. to govern against bias in the algorithms that impact us all.

 

BIOSCI 113
America/Los_Angeles public
Location:
BIOSCI 113
Event Date: Wednesday, October 27, 2021

This second event in our two-part series is a Q&A session with Coded Bias filmmaker Shalini Kantayya as we learn about her experience developing and making this film.

Coded Bias is a documentary film that explores the fallout of MIT Media Lab researcher Joy Buolamwini’s discovery that facial recognition does not see dark-skinned faces accurately and her journey to push for the first-ever legislation in the U.S. to govern against bias in the algorithms that impact us all.

 

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