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Biased Data: A Panel Discussion on Intersectionality and Internet Ethics (2015)

Date: November 19, 2015
Location: Broad Art Center EDA, UCLA

The Biased Data panel examined how real-world biases and inequality are replicated and systematically integrated into “neutral” algorithms and databases. Featuring panelists Safiya Noble, Marika Cifor, and An Xiao Mina. Co-moderated by Casey Reas and Johanna Hedva of the Processing Foundation, and organized by voidLab.

Transcriptions of each presentation and the discussion and Q&A are provided by Open Transcripts and can be found here.

Introduction
<figure class="video"><iframe src="//youtube.com/embed/R2d2I_ZSN1U" frameborder="0" webkitallowfullscreen="true" mozallowfullscreen="true" allowfullscreen="true"></iframe><figcaption>Safiya Noble</figcaption></figure>
<figure class="video"><iframe src="//youtube.com/embed/2ju4sk2rmbk" frameborder="0" webkitallowfullscreen="true" mozallowfullscreen="true" allowfullscreen="true"></iframe><figcaption>An Xiao Mina</figcaption></figure>
<figure class="video"><iframe src="//youtube.com/embed/e-K9oAUcDH8" frameborder="0" webkitallowfullscreen="true" mozallowfullscreen="true" allowfullscreen="true"></iframe><figcaption>Marika Cifor</figcaption></figure>
<figure class="video"><iframe src="//youtube.com/embed/rLfDL9csldU" frameborder="0" webkitallowfullscreen="true" mozallowfullscreen="true" allowfullscreen="true"></iframe><figcaption>Discussion</figcaption></figure>
<figure class="video"><iframe src="//youtube.com/embed/vrec8i4OwpE" frameborder="0" webkitallowfullscreen="true" mozallowfullscreen="true" allowfullscreen="true"></iframe><figcaption>Q&amp;A</figcaption></figure>

Support

This event was made possible by the generous support from The Processing Foundation, UCLA Graduate Students Association, and UCLA Design Media Arts.

With special thanks to Brenda Williams and Sara Lee!