COVID-19 resources

We stand in support of our community during the COVID-19 crisis.

Together with our parent organization, oSTEM, we are offering a Community Relief Emergency Fund for queer people in need of emergency resources.

  • To apply, please use this form.

  • Please consider making a donation to the fund if you are able to here.

  • oSTEM has a list of high-quality mental health crises hotlines available here

NeurIPS 2020 Queer in AI Workshop

Call for Posters, Panels, and Breakouts

The Queer in AI workshop at NeurIPS 2020 will take place virtually on Tuesday, December 8th. Building on our successful events at ICML 2020, we want to continue to allow our community to grow through interactive forums alongside pre-recorded workshop talks.

Please submit proposals for poster, pre-composed panels, or beakout sessions below. Detailed information can be found in the full Call for Proposals. You can also contact us to volunteer!

Upcoming socials

This event will be held on November 17, 6-7AM PST.

We are hosting socials at the following NLP conferences. Click on the links to get more details.

This event will be held on November 16, 5 pm PST and November 18, 8 am PST.

This event will be held on December 5, 6 pm HKT. This social will have a focus on queer culture in Asia-Pacific Region.

This event will be held on December 8, 7 pm CET. This social will have a focus on computational and queer linguistics.

Community Events

We are organizing virtual community events, starting with:

  • meal breaks on Mondays at 12pm Pacific / 3pm Eastern / 9pm Central European Summer time

  • co-working sessions on Wednesdays at 10am Pacific / 1pm Eastern / 7pm Central European Summer time

  • meditation sessions on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 9:30am Pacific / 12:30pm Eastern / 6:30pm Central European Summer time

Join us on slack to find out more or to propose an event you'd like to host (to get an invitation to slack, please email

We will be hosting some of the conference events planned for 2020 virtually. Stay tuned!


  • Raise awareness of queer issues in AI/ML

  • Foster a community of queer researchers

  • Celebrate work of queer scientists

Get Involved

Looking to advertise opportunities to the mailing list? Join it and send your message to (note: "QueerAI", not "QueerINAI").