Responsible AI Institute Welcomes New Governing Board Members and Advisors
New board members include Miriam Vogel, CEO of Equal AI and Former White House Official and Associate Deputy Attorney General.
AUSTIN, Texas, May 6, 2021 (Newswire.com) - Responsible AI Institute, a non-profit dedicated to promoting responsible and ethical adoption of artificial intelligence, today announced their new lineup of governing and expert advisors joining the team to advance trusted AI. The new advisors bring years of experience from their time in the public, private, and nonprofit sectors.
"We are honored to have these exceptional business and technology leaders join our Advisory Board," says RAI Institute Executive Director, Ashley Casovan. "They bring a wealth of knowledge and experience in operationalizing transformational technologies and will help further strengthen our efforts to establish RAI as a world-leading AI Certification authority."
RAI's advisors include members of both the private and public sectors, spanning specialties from data technologies, to healthcare, insurance and labor.
The new RAI Board Members Include:
Miriam Vogel, Executive Board
President & CEO, EqualAI. Adjunct Professor of Law, Georgetown University Law Center. Associate Deputy Attorney General, Department of Justice. Senior Policy Advisor, White House.
Mark Rolston, Advisory Board
Founder and Chief Creative Officer, argodesign
Suraj Madnani, Advisory Board
Product and Technology Executive, American Express
Cathy Cobey, Advisory Board
Global Trusted AI Advisory Leader, Ernst and Young LLP
Seth Dobrin, Advisory Board
Global Chief AI Officer, IBM
Alex Benay, Advisory Board
Global Lead, Government Azure Strategy, Microsoft
Kasia Chimilinsk, Expert
Co-Founder, Data Nutrition Project
Tim Vincent, Expert
IBM Fellow, VP and CTO IBM Analytic Group
Julia Stoyanovich, Expert
Director at the Center for Responsible AI at NYU
"I am delighted to join RAI's Advisory Board and am truly impressed with their work so far and their active community of experts," says Suraj Madnani, Chief Product Owner, American Express. "There are many conversations underway about the importance of responsible AI but very few practical strategies and tools, such as the Responsible AI Certification, to accelerate adoption from AI systems that are both innovative and human-centric in design and construction."
"AI is at a crossroads. People right now don't trust how AI is being created and applied," says Mark Rolston, Chief Creative Officer, argodesign. "In the years ahead with RAI, argo will strive to help make AI more transparent, more usable, and vastly less scary to everyday humans."
About Responsible AI Institute
Responsible AI Institute (RAI) is a 501c3 nonprofit focused on community-driven development of tangible governance tools that accelerate the design, development and use of Responsible AI.
RAI (pronounced as "ray") brings extensive experience in regulatory policies, data governance, and the development of trustworthy AI systems for industry and governments. RAI tools have been among the first to demonstrate how to turn responsible AI principles into action and expand opportunities with AI while minimizing harm in local and global communities.
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