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Tim Hwang - Participant

Tim Hwang is Director of the Ethics and Governance of AI Initiative, a philanthropic project working to ensure that machine learning and autonomous technologies are researched, developed, and deployed in the public interest. The AI Initiative is a joint project of the MIT Media Lab and the Harvard Berkman-Klein Center. Previously, he was at Google, where he was the company's global public policy lead on artificial intelligence, leading outreach to government and civil society on issues surrounding the social impact of the technology. His current research focuses on the geopolitical aspects of computational power and machine learning hardware, and the parallels between historical common law development and platform content policies.

Background

Organization

MIT Media Lab and Harvard Berkman-Klein Center for Internet and Society

Title

Director, Ethics and Goverance of AI Initiative

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