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November 4, 2021 - COMPTEXT 2022: CALL FOR ABSTRACTS

2021. November 10. 9:05

The 4th International and Interdisciplinary Conference on the Quantitative and Computational Analysis of Textual Data (COMPTEXT) will be held in Dublin, Ireland, on 6–7 May 2022.

COMPTEXT is an international community of quantitative text analysis and computational social science scholars in political science, international relations and beyond. COMPTEXT 2022 in Dublin follows in the footsteps of previous conferences in Budapest (2018), Tokyo (2019) and Innsbruck (online, 2020). COMPTEXT conferences offer ample opportunities to network with computational scholars, exchange technological knowledge of computational methods, and obtain useful feedback on ongoing research.

October 18, 2021 - Online Research Seminar Series: AI and Law - Lecture of Adam Harkens (University of Birmingham)

2021. October 18. 11:23

Law as ‘Protection’: Why Algorithmic Decision-Making Matters to Lawyers and the Law

Speaker: Adam Harkens, University of Birmingham, Birmingham Law School, UK

Time: Thursday, 28 October 2021, 10:00 AM CET

Find more information about the event here: https://milab.tk.hu/uploads/files/Harkens_honlapra_szoeveg.pdf

Registration:  https://forms.gle/QHTdbmoMBM6XsgnG8

June 21, 2021 - Success of TK MILAB at the exhibition organized by the Artificial Intelligence Coalition

2021. June 24. 15:02

On June 15-16, 2021 was held the exhibition of the AI Coalition. At the stands, prominent Hungarian representatives presented their AI applications, while at the conference, meaningful lectures provided an overview of where Hungarian AI efforts are taking place. Demonstrations of the members of the National Laboratory of Artificial Intelligence were also on display at the exhibition held in the Q building of the Budapest University of Technology and Economics. The closed professional day was attended by members of the AI Coalition. In their joint press conference, Dr. László Palkovics, Minister of National Innovation and Technology, and Jakab Roland, President of the MI Coalition reported about the results of artificial intelligence research and application and outlined the areas where they will work to improve the use of AI systems.

June 9, 2021 - One of our subproject will be represented at the exhibition of the Artificial Intelligence Coalition on June 16, 2021

2021. June 16. 7:31

On June 16, 2021 will be held the joint event of the Artifical Intelligence Coalition and the Ministry for Innovation and Technology, which brings together the best of the Hungarian AI ecosystem. At the stands, prominent Hungarian representatives will present their AI applications, while at the conference, meaningful lectures will provide an overview of where Hungarian AI efforts are taking place.

 

Artificial Intelligence National Laboratory project of the Centre for Social Sciences (TK MILAB) is also represented by one of its sub-projects (Zoltán Kmetty (CSS-RECENS), Bence Ságvári (CSS-RECENS) and external researcher Eszter Rita Katona).

 

The event is free, but registration is required: https://kiallitas.ai-hungary.com/

May 31, 2021 - Online Research Seminar Series: AI and Law - Lecture of Ljupcho Grozdanovski

2021. May 31. 8:23

In search of effectiveness and fairness in proving algorithmic discrimination in EU law

Speaker: Ljupcho Grozdanovski, NYU Law School/Université de Liège

Time: Thursday, 3 June 2021, 10:00 AM CET

Find more information about the event here: https://milab.tk.hu/uploads/files/TK_MILAB_AI_and_Law_Research_Seminar__Grozdanovski.pdf

Registration: https://forms.gle/fFRnZiBz43EuJy4B9 

March 27th, 2021 - Online Research Seminar Series: AI and Law - April 1st, 2021 - Lecture of Joris Hulstijn (Tilburg University)

2021. March 27. 13:46

Online Research Seminar Series: AI and Law

 

The next research seminar covers the following topic: Computational Accountability

Speaker: Joris Hulstijn, Tilburg University, Tilburg School of Economics and Management

Time: Thursday, 1 April 2021, 10:00 CET

 

Find more information about this event by clicking HERE 

Registration: https://forms.gle/DwJrvChPQxycmhpa9

March 19, 2021 - Online Research Seminar Series: AI and Law - March 25, 2021 - Lecture of Tamás Molnár

2021. March 24. 12:10

Online Research Seminar Series: AI and Law

The aim of the seminar series is to continue the discourse on the legal and regulatory implications of AI and related technologies in the European and the global legal, economic and social space. It brings together scholars and practitioners with a distinct multidisciplinary orientation covering the technology, its politics, policy-making and regulation, the law, and the relevant values. The series aims to foster a critical understanding of technological changes and a critical analysis of ongoing and future policy, regulatory and legal developments.

AI and Fundamental Rights: Public Perceptions, General Awareness and Selected Fundamental Rights Issues

Speaker: Tamás Molnár, Programme Officer, Research and Data Unit, European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (Vienna)

Time: Thursday, 25 March 2021, 10:00 CET (90 min.)

Find more information about this event here: https://file.tk.mta.hu/index.php/s/DmyCFPm2GrccoGq

Registration: https://forms.gle/8cfvDPb34yywCkHk7

The seminar will be broadcasted via Zoom application. Participation is subject to prior registration. The Zoom link of the event will be sent to registered participants via email.