Join the Advanced Technology Academic Research Center (ATARC) for the USDA Artificial Intelligence and Data Analytics Virtual Summit on Thursday, December 3, 2020, to hear how AI and data analytics are helping improve systems and increase technology growth at the USDA.
Program topics include:
Data Analytics: Challenges Brought On By The Pandemic
COVID-19 has presented many challenges, along with significant growth opportunities, when it comes to data analytics within the federal government. This panel will have subject matter experts describe their best practices when it comes to data analytics. Hear as the challenges brought forth by COVID-19 are explained, as well as lessons that were learned and success stories.
Ethics, Responsibility, and Addressing Fairness in Consequential AI
AI systems need to be ethical, responsible, transparent, and explainable. AI and ML systems are greatly dependent upon their training data to ensure results from the algorithms are fair and ethical. These concerns are particularly important for government decision making that may affect citizens and services. How should the government validate, measure, and ensure the ethics and fairness of AI systems and decisions? This panel will examine what is needed for data analytics and ethical AI.