Public engagement

AI and society: Exploring possible futures

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Public Engagement Manager
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Public Engagement Manager
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Cyber Valley on the road – You’re the expert!

Invite a Cyber Valley researcher over for a chat. Over a cup of tea or coffee, the scientist interviews their hosts on any AI-related topic. In this case, you are the expert, either as a result of your professional background or a special perspective on the topic of AI.

Interested parties can introduce themselves and invite a scientist for an interview by sending us an e-mail. The interviews can be held in different languages. Please note, however, that only virtual meetings are currently possible because of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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AI office hours

From now on, you will have the opportunity to meet Cyber Valley researchers once a month and ask questions about AI at the AI office hours. Scientists from various disciplines will provide insights into the state of research and potential areas of application. The AI office hours are a good way to get first-hand information.

We will inform you about the time and date of the next AI office hours soon.

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“Direktdurchwahl”: Straight-talk about AI. The Cyber Valley podcast

This new podcast is all about straight-talk: people from the Stuttgart-Tübingen region are invited to say what they think of AI and confront Cyber Valley researchers with their perspectives. Then, interview guests from the scientific community talk about real challenges in AI research rather than presenting unrealistic visions of the future. What can AI do? What are currently the greatest opportunities and risks in research and development?

“Direktdurchwahl” is available on cyber-valley.de/podcast, as well as on Spotify, Deezer, Amazon Music/Audible and Google Podcasts.

If you have a topic suggestion or would like to be interviewed, please send us an email: public.engagement@cyber-valley.de!

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AI and journalism: Journalist-in-residence program

During a three- to six-month residency, a science journalist will focus on how AI applications can be used meaningfully for good journalism. The selected journalist is free to choose their topic and question. The pilot program between April and June featured Christina Elmer, deputy head of development at the weekly news magazine “Der Spiegel”.

Christina Elmer presented her work and research question on June 24 at a public lecture. You can watch the entire event here https://youtu.be/yIOEkwaQdUA.

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Communicating AI to the general public

AI Media Lab fellows present new ideas at Silbersalz Festival
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New podcast episode online

Special edition on the topic of AI and medicine released
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Newly established RHET AI Center to focus on the societal...

The center will explore ways of facilitating a well-informed public debate
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Public Engagement Events in Summer and Fall

Overview of current dialog formats
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“The diversity of perspectives is incredibly valuable”

Interview with Christina Elmer, Cyber Valley Journalist in Residence
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Your questions for artificial intelligence

Invitation to the survey of the “AI and Journalism” journalist in residence program
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New podcast online: AI in the world of work

The latest episode of the podcast “Direktdurchwahl” podcast is now available
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“I see myself as a moderator who organizes dialog”

Eight questions for Patrick Klügel, Cyber Valley Public Engagement Manager
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Ready, steady, go!

National AI competition enters new round
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Cyber Valley launches public engagement initiative

The research consortium’s “AI and Society – Exploring Possible Futures” activities are ...
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Public Advisory Board publishes mission statement

Independent committee defines core task, contexts, and consequences of its work
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The Cyber Valley Public Advisory Board elects Deputy Spok...

The election took place at the board's third meeting on March 5, 2020
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