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Join Netsoc and Philsoc as we discuss the topic of ethics in AI and address recent controversies. We will be joined by researchers Abeba Birhane, Ph.D. candidate at UCD, and Dr. Vinay Prabhu, principal machine learning scientist at UnifyID, whose recent paper uncovered racist and misogynistic bias in an MIT image library that was used to train AI, which was already cited hundreds of times in research. Their work has resulted in MIT voluntarily and formally withdrawing the data set. This event will explore many questions about ethics including, but not limited to: