SPRING 2019

February 7, 2019
Imperfection is the Norm: A Computer Systems Perspective on IoT
A.F. Cooper, PhD Student, Computer Science, Cornell University

February 21, 2019
Algorithms in Hiring
Manish Raghavan, Doctoral Candidate, Computer Science, Cornell University

February 28, 2019
Carceral Technology
Lauren Kilgour, PhD Student, Information Science, Cornell University

March 7, 2019
Should Flexibly-Assembled Social Entities Have Standing? A Constitutional Provocation
Stephen Hilgartner, Professor, Science and Technology Studies, Cornell University

March 14, 2019
Samir Passi, Doctoral Candidate, Information Science, Cornell University

March 21, 2019
Price of Fairness
Kate Donahue, PhD Student, Computer Science, Cornell University

March 28, 2019
Data Ethics Curriculum
Briana Vecchione, PhD Student, Information Science, Cornell University

April 11, 2019
David Robinson, Visiting Scientist, Information Science, Cornell University; Managing Director, Upturn

April 18, 2019
Rediet Abebe, Doctoral Candidate, Computer Science, Cornell University

April 25, 2019
Solon Barocas, Assistant Professor, Information Science, Cornell University
Karen Levy, Assistant Professor, Information Science, Cornell University

May 2, 2019
Malte Ziewitz, Assistant Professor, Science and Technology Studies, Cornell University


FALL 2018

September 6, 2018
Problem Formulation and Fairness
Solon Barocas, Assistant Professor, Information Science, Cornell University
Samir Passi, Doctoral Candidate, Information Science, Cornell University

September 13, 2018
Fairness and Simplicity
Jon Kleinberg, Professor, Computer Science, Cornell University

September 20, 2018
Strategic Behavior and Social Costs
Manish Raghavan, Doctoral Candidate, Computer Science, Cornell University

September 27, 2018
Datasheets for Datasets
Briana Vecchione, PhD Student, Information Science, Cornell University

October 4, 2018
Assisting Low-Income Families in the Presence of Income Shocks
Rediet Abebe, Doctoral Candidate, Computer Science, Cornell University

October 11, 2018
AI in Hiring
Miranda Bogen, Upturn

October 18, 2018
Distributional Impacts of Policies and Treatments: Predictions versus Interventions and Normative Concerns
Angela Zhou, Doctoral Candidate, Operations Research, Cornell Tech

October 25, 2018
Guest Lecture
Virginia Eubanks, Associate Professor, Political Science, SUNY Albany

November 1, 2018
Trust in Data Science: Collaboration, Translation, and Accountability in Corporate Data Science Projects
Samir Passi, Doctoral Candidate, Information Science, Cornell University

November 8, 2018
Configuring “Explainability”: Empirical Investigations into Everyday Encounters with Machine Learning
Christine T. Wolf, IBM Research – Almaden

November 15, 2018
Constructive Models of Public Interest Oversight for Automated Judgment
David Robinson, Visiting Scientist, Information Science, Cornell University; Managing Director, Upturn

November 29, 2018
Algorithmic Adoption and Governance in Civil Discovery
Fernando Delgado, PhD Student, Information Science, Cornell University