Events

SSC Virtual Seminar Series: Catherine Stinson, Philosophy and School of Computing, Queen's University

Adversarial Perception in Deep Learning Networks

Wednesday, February 2, 2022


12:30 – 2:00 pm

*We will send the seminar link and password to registered participants.

Please RSVP to Joan Sharpe by Monday, January 31, 2022.

Abstract:

Deep Learning (DL) networks are the current great hope for artificial intelligence. They have achieved impressive feats like approaching or surpassing human performance on image recognition (including...

SSC Virtual Seminar Series, joint with Department of History at Queen's: Sarah Igo, Department of History, Vanderbilt University, USA

Title TBA

Wednesday, February 16, 2022


12:30 – 2:00 pm

*We will send the seminar link and password to registered participants.

Please RSVP to Joan Sharpe by Monday, February 14, 2022.

Abstract:

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About the speaker:

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Everyone welcome!

For more information about our seminars, please visit: https://www.sscqueens.org/events/seminar-series

SSC Virtual Seminar Series: Luke Stark, Faculty of Information and Media Studies, University of Western Ontario

Artificial Intelligence, Prediction, and the Conjectural Sciences

Wednesday, March 2, 2022


12:30 – 2:00 pm

*We will send the seminar link and password to registered participants.

Please RSVP to Joan Sharpe by Monday, February 28, 2022.

Abstract:

In this paper I argue ML-driven science involving certain categories of data is fundamentally “conjectural.” Such “conjectural science” produces conclusions reliant on...

SSC Virtual Seminar Series: Carissa Veliz, Faculty of Philosophy and the Institute for Ethics in AI, University of Oxford, USA

Title TBA

Wednesday, March 16, 2022


12:30 – 2:00 pm

*We will send the seminar link and password to registered participants.

Please RSVP to Joan Sharpe by Monday, March 14, 2022.

Abstract:

TBA


About the speaker:

TBA

Everyone welcome!

For more information about our seminars, please visit: https://www.sscqueens.org/events/seminar-series

SSC Virtual Seminar Series: Ronak K. Kapadia, Gender and Women's Studies, University of Illinois, Chicago, USA

Reimagine Everything: How Insurgent Aesthetics and Queer Collective Care are Transforming Our Worlds

Wednesday, March 30, 2022


12:30 – 2:00 pm

*We will send the seminar link and password to registered participants.

Please RSVP to Joan Sharpe by Monday, March 28, 2022.

Abstract:

This talk explores how the Black and brown Midwest has become the epicenter of twenty-first century insurgent rebellion against the...