Artificial Intelligence + Machine Learning
Students in this concentration will write machine learning code and get first-hand feedback from experts from Rapid7 security firm on the reliability of your code, as well as analyze the bias in AI facial recognition software, learn to identify and combat “Deepfakes”, and learn how AI helped develop the COVID-19 vaccine — and hear from the experts about how this advancement could shape the future of medical research.
Experts + Advisors:
- Dr. James (“Jim”) C. Spohrer
Director of Cognitive OpenTech, including open source artificial intelligence
- Roger Smith, Ph.D., MBA
Senior Scientist with Soar Technology, which provides AI solutions in national security for customers that include DARPA, Defense Health Agency, and the US Army
- Erick Galinkin, Ph.D.
Principal AI Researcher at Rapid7; hacker and scientist specializing in the theory of machine learning and the application of artificial intelligence to cybersecurity problems
- Raluca Crisan
CEO and co-founder of ETIQ, Inc., an organization that builds software solutions to help identify and mitigate algorithmic bias
Optional college credit available through a partnership with Sarah Lawrence College.