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Thursday, September 7 • 3:30pm - 4:15pm
The Importance of Black Data Sets for A.I.

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Accurate, historic and current Black data must be digitally available for use in the metaverse. Artificial intelligence is already part of our daily lives.  Machines are learning information and drawing conclusions in minutes.  If the majority of our narrative is derived from biased media or criminal records, we run the risk of false conclusions being drawn about the Black diaspora.  Important conversations are being had about defining data equity.  Now is the time for us to pay attention to the digitization of OUR history and OUR stories as we all enter the Web 3 space.

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Angela Ford

President, The Obsidian Collection
Angela Ford is the Founder and President of The Obsidian Collection, focused on reclaiming the Black Narrative by digitizing Black history of the global Black Diaspora. This effort includes getting the images and articles of Black newspapers, photographers, organizations, community... Read More →

Thursday September 7, 2023 3:30pm - 4:15pm CDT
JW Marriott Nashville - Belle Meade II