Talks

Design in the Era of the Algorithm

In a nutshell

Machine learning is suddenly everywhere, and designers have an urgent role to play in crafting this emerging generation of AI interfaces. Learn to use machine learning as design material in your everyday work, and unearth the design principles for doing it responsibly.

What this talk is about

Designers have an urgent role to play in crafting the emerging generation of AI interfaces. This lively and inspiring talk explores a rich trove of examples—at once entertaining and sobering—to unearth the design principles for creating responsible machine-learning applications. Learn to use AI as design material in your everyday work. Adapt to the machines’ weird, unexpected, or incorrect conclusions. And above all, scrub data for bias to create a respectful and inclusive world we all want to live in.

Intended audience

Designers interested in understanding their role in the next generation of digital interfaces