This year the conversations are coming to you, wherever you are. We are going online with the We Count, Future of Work and Digging DEEPer Series activities and events from October 2020 to October 2021 (yes, a whole year!).
The Metric Society and the Unmeasurable
In today’s world, numbers are in the ascendancy, and everything and everybody is measured and evaluated. Join Steffen Mau, Virginia Eubanks and Jutta Treviranus in conversation for an analysis of this pervasive phenomenon.
April 28, 2021, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM (EDT)
Available badges: Learner
Building Indigenous Future Imaginaries
Based on Jason Lewis’s research-creation work, this webinar will explore the concept of the future imaginary and make an argument as to why it is important that Indigenous people engage in creating them.
December 9, 2020, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM (EST)
Available badges: Learner
Inclusive AI with nugget.ai
Participants will have the opportunity to gather insights from previous modules and apply them to thinking critically about nugget’s operations as a skills measurement technology company.
December 8, 2020, 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM (EST)
Inclusive AI for HR
Panelists will highlight some of the potential problems that arise from AI in the hiring process and brainstorm ideas to make this process more inclusive for persons with disabilities.
December 1, 2020, 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM (EST)
Bias in Candidate Selection
Participants will explore policy through a co-design activity with Abhishek Gupta, working in groups to co-create approaches to AI and ML challenges in employment systems.
November 24, 2020, 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM (EST)
Coding to Learn and Create
Looking for something exciting and creative for your kids in November? Coding to Learn and Create is offering a two-day workshop.
Part 1: November 18, 2020, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM (EST)
Part 2: November 25, 2020, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM (EST)
AI and AT Apps
AI is rapidly advancing to think like us and to deep dream through machine learning, so how can it be used to improve accessibility? This three-part workshop will dig deeper into the possibilities of AI-powered assistive technology mobile apps.
Part 1: September 23, 2020, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM (EST)
Part 2: October 7, 2020, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM (EST)
Part 3: October 21, 2020, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM (EST)
Available badges: Learner, Brainstormer, Communicator
A conversation on accessible survey platforms, hosted by the Inclusive Design Research Centre. Join the discussion with David Berman, Roland Van Oostveen, Pina D’Intino, Julia Foster, Sarah Stadder Wise, Michelle Borgal, and members of the inclusive design community.
August 4, 2020, 2:00 – 3:30 PM (EST)