Alex Pentland, PhD

Alex Pentland, PhD

Professor at MIT | Founder and Director at MIT Connection Science

    Prof. Alex "Sandy" Pentland is a pioneer in AI, privacy and security, and is a co-founder of the field of Computational Social Science. He is one of the most cited authors in computer science, co-founded several significant companies, and has been on advisory boards for Google, AT&T, and UN Secretary General.

    All Sessions by Alex Pentland, PhD

    Day 1 04/23/2024
    9:00 am - 9:25 am

    AI and Society

    <span class="etn-schedule-location"><span class="firstfocus">Responsible AI</span>

    Ai X Keynote: AI is changing the way governments, companies, and individuals behave. By chosing the right sort of architectures for AI and for data we can make this transition much more safer and more likely to produce a healthy society. I will describe our community transformers approach to AI ( combines new privacy-preserving AI allowing communities to derive insights without sharing data, zero knowledge proofs that allow verification of data and inference, and governance mechanisms that minimize the potential for liability can come together to produce “human centric” AI.

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