2019 Responsible Machine Learning Summit

watch the 2019 rml summit


On Friday, October 04, 2019 from 9AM to 5:30PM, the UC Santa Barbara Center for Responsible Machine Learning will host a summit at Mosher Alumni House, Alumni



  • 9:00am   Welcome Mixer: Coffee/Tea & Light Breakfast Refreshments

  • 10:00am   Welcome

    • UCSB Chancellor, Henry Yang

    • Executive Vice Chancellor, David Marshall

    • Chair of Computer Science Department, Tevfik Bultan

    • Director of Center for Responsible Machine Learning, William Wang

  • 10:30am   Opening Keynote: Omer Reingold (Rajeev Motwani Professor of Computer Science, Stanford)

  • 11:15am   Honored Speaker: Joe Walther (Mark and Susan Bertelsen Presidential Chair, UCSB)

  • 11:45am   Honored Speaker: Zack Lipton (Assistant Professor, CMU)

  • 12:15am   Lunch

  • 2:15pm   Distinguished Speaker: Alex Smola (Distinguished Scientist / Vice President, Amazon Web Services)

  • 2:55pm   Honored Speaker: Manmohan Chandraker (Department Head, NEC Laboratories)

  • 3:20pm   Break

  • 3:30pm   Panel: Responsible Machine Learning

    • Sam Corbett-Davies (Research Scientist, Trust in AI Group)

    • Luca Foschini (Chief Data Scientist, Evidation Health)

    • Lama Nachman (Intel Fellow, Intel Corporation)

    • Prem Natarajan (Vice President, Amazon Alexa AI)

    • Yasamin Mostofi (Professor, UCSB)

    • Vinodkumar Prabhakaran (Research Scientist, Google Ethics and Fairness)

    • Linda Petzold (Professor, UCSB)

  • 4:15pm  Honored Speaker: Yulia Tsvetkov (Assistant Professor, Carnegie Mellon University, School of Computer Science)

  • 4:45pm  Closing Keynote: Lucila Ohno-Machado (Professor of Medicine, UC San Diego)

  • 5:30pm  Conclusion