Hi Everyone,

Just a reminder that this will start at 11:30 AM (Pacific), 18:30 UTC.

Kindly,

Sarah R.

On Thu, Nov 9, 2017 at 3:34 PM, Sarah R <srodl...@wikimedia.org> wrote:

> Hi Everyone,
>
> The next Research Showcase will be live-streamed this Wednesday, November
> 15, 2017 at 11:30 AM (PST) 18:30 UTC.
>
> YouTube stream:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nMENRAkeHnQ
>
> As usual, you can join the conversation on IRC at #wikimedia-research.
> And, you can watch our past research showcases here
> <https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Wikimedia_Research/Showcase#November_2017>
> .
>
> This month's presentation:
>
> Conversation Corpora, Emotional Robots, and Battles with BiasBy *Lucas
> Dixon (Google/Jigsaw)*I'll talk about interesting experimental setups for
> doing large-scale analysis of conversations in Wikipedia, and what it even
> means to grapple with the concept of conversation when one is talking about
> revisions on talk pages. I'll also describe challenges with having good
> conversations at scale, some of the dreams one might have for AI in the
> space, and I'll dig into measuring unintended bias in machine learning and
> what one can do to make ML more inclusive. This talk will cover work from
> the WikiDetox <https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Research:Detox> project as
> well as ongoing research on the nature and impact of harassment in
> Wikipedia discussion spaces
> <https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Research:Study_of_harassment_and_its_impact> 
> –
> part of a collaboration between Jigsaw, Cornell University, and the
> Wikimedia Foundation. The ML model training code, datasets, and the
> supporting tooling developed as part of this project are openly available.
>
>
> Many kind regards,
>
> Sarah R. Rodlund
> Senior Project Coordinator-Product & Technology, Wikimedia Foundation
> srodl...@wikimedia.org
>
>
>
>


-- 
Sarah R. Rodlund
Senior Project Coordinator-Product & Technology, Wikimedia Foundation
srodl...@wikimedia.org

*“Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that
matter.”  ~ Martin Luther King Jr
<https://www.goodreads.com/author/show/23924.Martin_Luther_King_Jr_>*
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