Seminar Series: Applications of Data Science and AI to Equity, Race, and Inclusion in Mobility and Transportation

February 16, 2021

This spring, Berkeley's Institute of Transportation Studies, the College of Engineering, and the Center for Information Technology Research in the Interest of Society and the Banatao Institute are hosting a Zoom seminar series on "Applications of Data Science and AI to Equity, Race, and Inclusion in Mobility and Transportation." This topic brings a unique and innovative perspective to existing discussions around diversity, equity, and inclusion. Our aim is to reflect on and raise awareness of applications, opportunities, and potential misuses of data science and AI applied to mobility and transportation, specifically as it refers to race, equity, and diversity.

Academic Perspective
Feb 19
EquiTensors: Learning Fair Integrations of Urban Mobility Data
Associate Professor Bill Howe, Information School, University of Washington
Register here: https://berkeley.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_S6yPmoD3RVWtGt-QcmWxhw
Watch on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCEhr7dBiHVbVx8LJce_pojw

Urban Diverse Ciy Perspective
March 5
Ramses Madaou, Division Manager, Planning, Policy, and Sustainability; Department of Transportation; City of San Jose
Register here: https://berkeley.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_tjyGubu2T0qFZlB2VB_iSQ 
Watch on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCEhr7dBiHVbVx8LJce_pojw

AI Startup Perspective
March 19
Doug Aley, CEO Paravision.ai and Elizabeth Adams, Chief AI Ethics Advisor