ARCTIC will host its annual Scientific Computing Day Conference with a theme of Democratizing Artificial Intelligence on Thursday, Nov. 2 and Friday, Nov. 3. The event will host presentations and posters by over 90 researchers who will discuss their use of research computing in aspects of their work.
In addition to a poster competition with prizes to be awarded to top participants and lightning talks by student researchers on 30 different research topics, the event will feature a keynote by Dr. Polo Chau, Associate Professor and Associate Director MS Analytics, Corporate Relations, Machine Learning Center, Georgia Institute of Technology, on "Human-Centered AI: Safe, Interpretable, Trustworthy Analytics" on Friday, Nov. 3 at 3 p.m.
The event will also feature a panel on "AI Ethics: What Are the Best Ways to Use AI for the Common Good" on Friday, Nov. 3 at 1:15 p.m. Panel participants include Konstantin Cvetanov, Sr. Solution Architect of Enterprise AI Software at NVIDIA, Brock Davis, Principal Engineering Manager at Microsoft, Dr. Jennifer Esposito, Chair of Educational Policy Studies at Georgia State, Scott Kent, Principal of the FCS Innovation Academy and Dr. Renata Rawlings-Goss, Executive Director at the South Big Data Innovation Hub. The panel will be moderated by Dr. Suranga Edirisinghe, Associate Director of ARCTIC.