(Video) Sociotechnical Cybersecurity Speaker Series: Coercion in Cyberspace–A Model of Extortion via EncryptionApril 7, 2023 | UMD INFO Staff
The presentation highlights the human traits and abilities that maximize human-machine teaming effectiveness.
UMD INFO PhD student Lovely-Frances Domingo, CMNS Professor Hal Daumé III and INFO Associate Professor Katie Shilton discuss some of Shilton’s work on ethics and policy for the design of information technologies. (Photo by Maria Herd)
Grand Challenges Grant Launches Values-Centered AI InitiativeApril 7, 2023 | Maria Herd | UMIACS
INFO's Vanessa-Frias Martinez and Katie Shilton to help lead the building a new "values-centered AI" research center.
UMD Researchers Awarded Grant to Study Pretrial Detention in Criminal Cases Across MDDecember 13, 2022 | Laurie Robinson
According to lead investigator, Dr. Zubin Jelveh, there is still a gap in understanding how decisions are made about who should be deta …
A farmer tends crops in Uganda, an area where bias in AI algorithms monitoring global crop health might misinterpret data due to a lack of knowledge of local growing methods. Photo by Nuno Almeida, Dreamstime.com
UMD Co-leads $750K NSF, Amazon Project to Tackle AI Bias in MappingJuly 20, 2022 | Rachael Grahame | Maryland Today
INFO College's Dr. Sergii Skakun will play a key role in building the system that could enable fairer, safer decisions on resource dist …
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(Video) Search Mastery Speaker Series: Manchester vs. CranfieldMay 5, 2022 | iSchool News Staff
A discussion about why we answer questions, and how a new paradigm can justify crafting search queries that go beyond information seeki …
Can a Strategy Game Help AI Learn to Spot Scammers?April 27, 2022 | Maria Herd
iSchool Associate Professor, Dr. Jordan Boyd-Graber, joins team of researchers awarded $1M to support U.S. Military’s cybersecurity f …
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Improving Fairness and Trust in AI Used for College Admissions and Language TranslationApril 15, 2022 | Tom Ventsias
iSchool Assistant Professor Dr. Ge Gao joins $1.6M NSF/Amazon-funded project to develop algorithms and protocols that can improve the e …
HCIL Faculty and Students to Participate in CHI 2022April 12, 2022 | Hayleigh Moore
23 members of the Human-Computer Interaction Lab will present their research at prestigious HCI conference.