Pitt think tank to review ethics of algorithms in local governments

by • 9 months ago

The former federal prosecutor running the task force said there's a place for AI-backed technologies like facial recognition, but that governments can "do better."

NYC algorithm task force makes broad suggestions in final report

by • 11 months ago

Mayor Bill de Blasio also announced the creation of a new position of algorithms management and policy officer to oversee the city's use of algorithms.

In first meeting, NYC algorithm task force talks racial biases, 'dirty data'

by • 1 year ago

Expert witnesses told the 18-member panel how the data-driven algorithms the city uses can sometimes lead to racially biased policies.

New York City's algorithm task force to hold first public meetings nearly a year after creation

by • 2 years ago

The first public meeting is scheduled for April 30, but transparency advocates say the city has been slow to open its discussions to the public.