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+DS IPLE: Facial Recognition - a Case Study in the Challenges of Implementing AI Technologies

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Monday, November 11, 2019
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4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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Michael B. Waitzkin
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+DS In-Person Learning Experiences

Facial recognition is currently one of the most visible applications of artificial intelligence. With a promising range of highly beneficial uses, it can also be deployed as a very effective tool of political repression. What lessons can be learned as other AI applications emerge into public focus?

This session is part of the Duke + Data Science (+DS) program in-person learning experiences (IPLEs). To learn more, please visit