Anna Bethke

Anna Bethke ~ Head of AI for Social Good @ Intel

Anna Bethke is the Head of AI for Social Good of Intel’s Artificial Intelligence Products Group where she is establishing partnerships with social impact organizations; enabling their missions with Intel’s technologies and AI expertise. She is also actively involved in the AI Ethics discussion, collaborating on research surrounding the design of fair, transparent, ethical, and accessible AI systems. In her previous role as a deep learning data scientist she was a member of the Intel AI Lab, developing deep learning NLP algorithms as part of the NLP Architect open source repository. Anna received an M.S and B.S. in Aerospace Engineering from MIT in 2009 and 2007 respectively and previously worked as a data scientist at MIT Lincoln Labs, Argonne National Labs, and Lab41.

Leveraging Technology for a Sustainable Tomorrow

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The hardware, software, and algorithms that we create and utilize on a daily basis that recommend the next book to read or automatically tag our images can also be used in countless ways to build a more sustainable, equitable, and healthy future for ourselves and our planet. We can use technology and AI to protect our world’s natural resources, provide educational resources to everyone worldwide, and improve disease detection and treatment. Along with highlighting several projects that begin to address these needs, this talk will present the building blocks necessary to create and implement your own.