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Date and Location

March 1, 2023
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EST
Wex-434ab Conference Room



Please join the Science, Technology, and Public Policy Program for an AI Cyber Lunch Seminar featuring Piotr Sapiezynski, Associate Research Scientist at the Khoury College of Computer Sciences at Northeastern University. In a talk entitled "Discrimination Through Optimization," Sapiezynski will discuss the role of online advertising platforms' delivery optimization processes in perpetuating - and potentially preventing - discrimination in digital advertising.

Q&A to follow. Buffet-style lunch will be served.Registration: In-person attendance is limited to current Harvard ID holders. No RSVP is required. Room capacity is limited and seating will be on a first come, first served basis.Members of the public are welcome to attend virtually via Zoom. Virtual attendees should register here; upon registering, attendees will receive a confirmation email with a Zoom link. Recording: Please be advised that this seminar will not be recorded.Accessibility: Persons with disabilities who wish to request accommodations or who have questions about access, please contact Liz Hanlon (ehanlon@hks.harvard.edu) in advance of the session.

Speakers and Presenters

​​Piotr Sapiezynski, Associate Research Scientist, Khoury College of Computer Sciences, Northeastern University