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AI for health and healthy AI


Welcome to a three day conference with focus on artificial intelligence from both a health- and an ethical perspective. The conference is arranged in collaboration between Chalmers AI Research Centre and the Faculty of Science at University of Gothenburg.

Day 1: Al for Health and Healthy AI
09:00 - Welcome to AI for health in Gothenburg
Ann-Marie Wennberg Larkö, Chief Executive Officer, Sahlgrenska University Hospital
Place: Wallenbergsalen

09:15 - AI for healthcare: survival prediction and medical imaging
Speaker: Sharon Zhou, PhD student in Stanford Machine Learning Group, Standford University
Place: Wallenbergsalen

09:45 - From an undergrad in Gothenburg to Stanford doing machine learning for medical imaging
Henrik Marklund, PhD student in Stanford Machine Learning Group, Standford University
Place: Wallenbergsalen

10:15 - 10:45 Coffee/tea break

10:45 - AI in the Clinic
Oliver Aalami, Clinical Associate Professor, Surgery - Vascular Surgery, Stanford, Standford University
Place: Wallenbergsalen

11:30 - Panel discussion: AI for Health
Torbjörn Lundh (moderator), Oliver Aalami, Henrik Marklund Sharon Zhou and Ann-Marie Wennberg Larkö
Place: Wallenbergsalen

12:00 - 13:00 Lunch

13:00 - Governing for safe AI systems in the near- and long-term
Matthijs Maas, PhD Student in Law and Policy on Global Catastrophic and Existential Threats at the University of Copenhagen¿s Centre for International Law, Conflict and Crisis (CILCC).
Place: Wallenbergsalen

13:30 - Ethics in design of intelligent artifacts
Gordana Dodig Crnkovic, Professor in Computer Science at Mälardalen University and Professor in Interaction Design at Chalmers University of Technology.
Place: Wallenbergsalen

14:00 - AI in social media and social manipulation
Edvin Wedin, PhD student at the Department of Mathematical Sciences at University of gothenburg and Chalmers
Place: Wallenbergsalen

14:30 - 15:00 Coffee/tea break

15:00-16:15 - Paneldiscussion: Catastrophic AI risk
Marina Axelson-Fisk (Researcher at Department of Mathematical Sciences (Chalmers and University of Gothenburg) (moderator), Thore Husfeldt (Professor of Computer Science, Lund University and IT University of Copenhagen) and Olle Häggström (Professor at Department of Mathematical Sciences, University of Gothenburg and Chalmers).
Place: Wallenbergsalen

Day 2: PhD student workshops
The day takes off with a joint introduction, followed by three parallel sessions.

Thore Husfeldt, Professor of Computer Science, Lund University (including short break for coffee/tea)

11:30-12:30: LUNCH

Sharon Zhou and Henrik Marklund, PhD students in Stanford Machine Learning Group

15:00-15:30: Coffee/tea

Oliver Aalami, Clinical Associate Professor, Surgery - Vascular Surgery at Stanford


PhD students are invited to present posters on AI research.To present a poster you will need to submit an abstract (max 300 words) no later than August 20. Send the abstract to gabriella.olshammar@science.gu.se. For questions regarding credit points, please contact your examiner or supervisor. Questions about the day, please contact rebecka.jornsten@gu.se.

Courses about:
- AI solutions for healthcare, with Sharon Zhou and Henrik Marklund
- Digital health design with Oliver Aalami
- Algorithmic bias, with Thore Husfeldt

Day 3: Collaboration
- Spotlight on AI research at University of Gothenburg, Chalmers University of Technology and Sahlgrenska University Hospital
- Round-table discussions on cooperation - joint courses, joint events,
community building - help shape the AI initiatives in Gothenburg!

Who's invited: PhD Students, researchers and teachers from the Faculty of Science, Sahlgrenska Academy, Chalmers University of Technology and Sahlgrenska University Hospital

Last day to register is 20 of August. Please register in the link below.

Lecturer: Sharon Zhou, Henrik Marklund, Oliver Aalami, Thore Husfeldt, Matthijs Maas, Ann-Marie Wennberg Larkö, Matthijs Maas, Gordana Dodig Crnovic, Edvin Wedin, Olle Häggström, Marina Axelsson-Fisk, Thore Husfeldt and others.

Date & hour: 8/28/2019 at 9:00 AM till 8/30/2019 at 5:00 PM

Categories: Interdisciplinary

Location: Conference Centre Wallenberg, Medicinaregatan 20 A

Event URL: Read more about AI for health and healthy AI

Contact person: Rebecka Jörnsten

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