April 20, 2021 – April 23, 2021
AI and Human
Welcome to the 2021 AI and Human Rights Forum!
From surveillance and misinformation to facial recognition and foreign influence, advances in Artificial Intelligence have been rapid, raising questions about potential and impact on the rights of people around the globe. Join the AI and Human Rights Forum to hear from some of the world’s top experts on disinformation, online hate and freedom of speech, authoritarian tech, AI ethics and governance, and global cooperation.
Taking place over three days, the Forum will feature leading global experts working at the intersection of AI and human rights.
Ambassador Ines Coppoolse
Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands to Canada
Executive Director, Ada Lovelace Institute
Executive Director of the Global Digital Policy Incubator (GDPI) at Stanford University, FSI/Cyber Policy Center
UN Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of the right to freedom of opinion and expression
Director, Council of Europe
Research Director of the Shorenstein Center on Media, Politics and Public Policy
Professor of artificial intelligence & ethics at Paris-Sorbonne University and LIMSI-CNRS
International Policy Director at the Cyber Policy Center and International Policy Fellow, Stanford Cyber Policy Center
Director, The Citizen Lab, Munk School of Global Affairs & Public Policy, University of Toronto
Associate Professor, Max Bell School of Public Policy, McGill University
The Honorable Teresa Ribeiro
OSCE Representative on the Freedom of the Media
Founder and executive director of AI Impact Alliance
Technology and Human Rights Fellow, Carr Center, Harvard University
Program Director, WITNESS
Founder and CEO, Carbon Re
University of Ottawa, Faculty of Law
Lieut. General Romeo Dallaire
MIGS’ Distinguished Senior Fellow, Founder of the Dallaire Institute for Children, Peace and Security
Internet Governance and AI: Ensuring Space
for Human Rights
AI and Freedom of Expression and Media Freedom
Misinformation and AI:
friends or foes?
From Surveillance to Digital Authoritarianism: Breaking Down Tech and Human Rights Silos
AI and the UN's Sustainable Development Goals
The ethics of AI: how can we ensure democratic governance?