4 July, 1 – 5pm 2018
This workshop will cover the basics of Basian inference and MCMC methods, as well as parallel tempering with multi-core implementation. It will also examine the basics of landscape evolution via Badlands and how to apply Bayeslands Parallel Tempering Framework for selected problems.
Can algorithms be more ethical than humans?
This symposium brings together experts from the fields of ethics and artificial intelligence with government leaders and early-career researchers to discuss the ethics behind algorithmic decision making over humans.
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