AffinityWorkshop
Black in AI (BAI) Affinity Workshop

Mon Dec 9th 08:00 AM -- 05:30 PM @ East Meeting Level 1, 1 + 2 + 3
Event URL: https://blackinai.github.io/workshop/2019/programs/ »

Update Dec 2. For the latest, click the link above.

Time Event Speaker Institution
07:00-08:00 am Registration (NeurIPS registration not required)
08:00-08:30 am Mentorship Breakfast
09:00-09:10 am Opening Remarks
09:10-09:45 am Invited Talk 1 Elaine Nsoesie Boston University, USA
09:45-10:00 am Contributed Talk 1 Selameab Demilew University of Ottawa, Canada
10:00-10:15 am Contributed Talk 2 Abeba Birhane University College Dublin, Ireland
10:15-10:30 am Contributed Talk 3 Neema Mduma NM-AIST, Tanzania
10:30-11:00 am Coffee Break
11:00-11:35 am Invited Talk 2 Sarah Menker Gro Intelligence, USA
11:35-11:50 am Contributed Talk 4 Israel Birhane MILA, Canada. 11:50-12:05 pm Contributed Talk 5 Robert Ness Gamalon, Inc, USA
12:05-12:20 pm Contributed Talk 6 Folake Akinbohun Rufus Giwa Polytechnic, Nigeria
12:20-02:45 pm Lunch + Joint Poster Session with WiML 02:45-03:00 pm Contributed Talk 7 Rahel Tamiru Bahir Dar Universty, Ethiopia 03:00-03:15 pm Contributed Talk 8 Wilka Carvalho University of Michigan–Ann Arbor, USA 03:15-03:45 pm Coffee Break
03:45-04:20 pm Invited Talk 3 Matthew Kenney Duke University, USA
04:20-05:00 pm Panel Discussion 05:00-05:30 pm Awards & Closing Remarks
05:30 pm BREAK
06:30-08:00 pm Joint Affinity Groups Poster Session (co-located with NeurIPS opening reception, NeurIPS registration not required)