PAIR Symposium 2017

The Human Side of AI

How do humans and AI work together?

How can AI benefit everyone?

Welcome to the first People + AI Research Initiative Symposium at Google, a forum to discuss pressing topics in human + AI interaction. We're bringing together academics, researchers and artists to discuss model interpretability, augmented intelligence, inclusivity and human–AI collaboration.

We will post videos of the talks within the next two weeks. Until then, you can see the recording of the livestream below. Slides, when available are on the Speakers & Topics page.

Held September 26, 2017


Blaise Agüera y Arcas, Google

Doug Eck, Google

Rebecca Fiebrink, Goldsmiths University of London

Maya Gupta, Google

Jess Holbrook, Google

Karrie Karahalios, University of Illinois

Golan Levin, Carnegie Mellon University

Antonio Torralba, MIT

Hae Won Park, MIT

John Zimmerman, Carnegie Mellon University

with introductory notes by John Giannandrea, Jess Holbrook, Fernanda Viégas, Martin Wattenberg, Google

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