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Virtual conference to explore artificial intelligence in a post-COVID world

On May 13, the Penn State Center for Socially Responsible Artificial Intelligence will host AI in a Post-COVID World, a virtual conference that will bring together experts from a variety of disciplines to discuss how artificial intelligence has aided in tackling the COVID-19 pandemic.

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The Impact of Artificial Intelligence with Dr. Prasenjit Mitra & Dan Lopresti | Teen Connect

Prathysha Kothare explores the impact of Artificial Intelligence on our society and the role it plays at the intersection of social justice, human rights, and technology.

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AI Hub to help enhance Penn State's global leadership in artificial intelligence

Penn State has launched an expanded initiative in artificial intelligence (AI), termed the AI Hub.

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Researchers encouraged to apply for AI center affiliate status

Center for Socially Responsible Artificial Intelligence invites Penn State faculty to join the center as affiliates

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A language generation program’s ability to write articles, produce code and compose poetry has wowed scientists

GPT-3 is stunning computer scientists with its humanlike ability to learn, summarize and compose text.

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Center for Socially Responsible AI accepting seed funding proposals

The Center for Socially Responsible Artificial Intelligence is accepting seed funding proposals through Oct. 15, 2020.

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How deadly is the coronavirus? The true fatality rate is tricky to find, but researchers are getting closer

There are a number of factors that impact how researchers calculate the infection fatality rate of COVID-19, leading to much uncertainty regarding this important number.

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New research center will focus on socially responsible artificial intelligence

Penn State will be well positioned to recognize and interpret the social implications of artificial intelligence (AI), thanks to a new, multi-unit research center launched this spring.

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Ethics Alone Can’t Fix Big Tech

Ethics can provide blueprints for good tech, but it can’t implement them.

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