[Ml-stat-talks] ICML Workshop on Fairness, Accountability, and Transparency in Machine Learning

Joshua A. Kroll kroll at CS.Princeton.EDU
Mon Jul 6 13:47:45 EDT 2015

For anyone going to ICML: We hope you can join us for this upcoming workshop!

ICML Workshop on Fairness, Accountability, and Transparency in Machine Learning
Saturday, July 11th, 2015 - Lille, France

This interdisciplinary workshop will consider issues of fairness, accountability, and transparency in machine learning. It will address growing anxieties about the role that machine learning plays in consequential decision-making in such areas as commerce, employment, healthcare, education, and policing.

Invited Speakers:
Nick Diakopoulos --- Algorithmic Accountability and Transparency in Journalism
Sara Hajian --- Discrimination- and Privacy-Aware Data Mining
Salvatore Ruggieri --- Privacy Attacks and Anonymization Methods as Tools for Discrimination Discovery and Fairness
Toshihiro Kamishima and Kazuto Fukuchi --- Future Directions of Fairness-Aware Data Mining: Recommendation, Causality, and Theoretical Aspects

Accepted Papers:
Muhammad Bilal Zafar, Isabel Valera Martinez, Manuel Gomez Rodriguez, and Krishna Gummadi --- Fairness Constraints: A Mechanism for Fair Classification
Benjamin Fish, Jeremy Kun, and Ádám D. Lelkes --- Fair Boosting: A Case Study
Zubin Jelveh and Michael Luca --- Towards Diagnosing Accuracy Loss in Discrimination-Aware Classification: An Application to Predictive Policing
Indrė Žliobaitė --- On the Relation between Accuracy and Fairness in Binary Classification

Closing Panel Discussion:
Fernando Diaz, Sorelle Friedler, Mykola Pechenizkiy, Hanna Wallach, and Suresh Venkatasubramanian (Moderator)

Looking forward to seeing you in Lille!

The organizing committee,
Solon Barocas (General Chair), Princeton University
Sorelle Friedler (Program Chair), Haverford College
Moritz Hardt, Google
Josh Kroll, Princeton Unviersity
Carlos Scheidegger, University of Arizona
Suresh Venkatasubramanian, University of Utah
Hanna Wallach, Microsoft Research and University of Massachusetts Amherst

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