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Fair Prototypes: The Feminist AI Research Network Great Reveal
February 9 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Meet, discuss, try, question, contribute to the three f<a+i>r Feminist AI Research Network Prototypes developed from papers in 2022 and now built and delivered in February 2023. Meet the activist teams and their practical, applied, and potentially world changing feminist creations. Help us improve, spread the word, iterate, replicate and share!
- Data Género’s AymurAI Automation Tools towards a Feminist Judiciary Reform in Argentina and Mexico
- Via Libre’s tool to overcome and democratize technical barriers for bias assessment in human language technologies
- Derechos Digitales’ Feminist framework for AI development: from principles to practice,
These are amazing projects built by 3 mighty Latin American NGOs.
For more info on the projects:
Via Libre https://drive.google.com/file/d/1OSjGBc7oFRhuVGPbk-U4sWnWGh432ZuT/view
Derechos Digitales https://www.youtube.com/shorts/5pMd6ys22yU
Data Género https://drive.google.com/file/d/1VKeeSdJz6-8DoEbetQ8f1wTH1ORqvIXV/view?usp=sharing
Via Libre https://drive.google.com/file/d/1Ppdf6K8p4rYv5U-MLUql4o7fwTpoKheW/view?usp=sharing
Derechos Digitales https://www.derechosdigitales.org/wp-content/uploads/Fair_Doc_Eng.pdf
Not only do we live and breathe this subject, but these three activist organizations are bringing some world changing ideas and feminist principles to the table. Socialising the idea of Feminist AI designed with inclusion at the core of the code, and building prototypes with concrete research that needs to be shared in order to be used, improved, iterated, replicated, and inspire the the inter-disciplinary, inter-regional inter-operative collaborations needed to bring the technology we need in order to leave no one behind.
We actively work daily with a large global multi disciplinary team ranging from Bangkok to Cairo, Geneva to Mexico City and San Jose with fellow travellers in Manila, Jakarta, Kampala, Dakar, Abuja, Cape Town, and Buenos Aires from computer science, machine learning, NLP, anthropology, economics, behavioural psychology, STS, social work, development and activists in indigenous rights, workers rights, and women’s rights.. We are social scientists, technologists, policy wonks, and activists.