Timnit Gebru, PhD

Microsoft Research, New York, Fairness Accountability Transparency and Ethics (FATE) group

Timnit works at Microsoft Research, New York, in the Fairness Accountability Transparency and Ethics (FATE) group where her team works on the complex social implications of AI, machine learning, data science, large-scale experimentation, and increasing automation. She previously worked at Stanford’s Artificial Intelligence Lab where she received her PhD studying computer vision under Fei-Fei Li, and is Co-Founder of Black in AI, an organization that aims to foster collaborations and discuss initiatives to increase the presence of black people in the field of Artificial Intelligence. Prior to joining Fei-Fei's lab Timnit worked at Apple designing circuits and signal processing algorithms for various Apple products including the first iPad.