As the United States grapples with unrest, we are reminded of our ethical responsibility and commitment to building technologies for doing good in the world. This is especially true in systems that employ machine learning algorithms. ML can better our health, environment, and industry in more ways than we can count, but can also be used against us, individually or collectively. Early initiatives, such as Open AI, for building ethical technology exist, but in the end, every company is responsible to ensure that their technology is not used in a way that harms society, human life, human rights, or the environment. At the end of the day, it boils down to each one of us.
This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.edgeimpulse.com/blog/ethical-ml-and-culture-are-more-important-than-ever/