Ben Shneiderman featured in GeekWire Article on AI2 Policy Workshop

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Emeritus Professor Ben Shneiderman has been featured in an article in GeekWire on the future of artificial intelligence policy in the United States. During a panel at the Allen Institute for Artificial Intelligence, moderated by AI2 CEO Oren Etzioni, Shneiderman proposed that a National Algorithms Safety Board that functions in a similar fashion to the National Transportation Saftey Board (NTSB). He suggests that is a possible model to ensure that proper action is taken during algorithmic failures. This NASB would have experts who could determine remedies to problems caused.  Shneiderman participated in a panel with Tracy Kosa of Seattle University and Moshe Vardi of Rice University.

Read  more about the panel and ensuing conversation

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