Speakers' Corner: Dialogue between man and machines. The decisions of Artificial Intelligence


Institutional Communication Service

9 November 2020

Artificial intelligence is now part of our lives. Society itself tends to delegate many decisions to automated systems, making it essential to understand why and how these decisions are made. Thomas Tiotto's research (Master in Artificial Intelligence, USI) aims to develop a system of artificial intelligence that can explain its own decision-making process.

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The Speakers' Corner project, whose first experimental edition was held on 5 October 2020 at Palazzo dei Congressi in Lugano during the Swiss Digital Days, launches a series of short video contributions in which students tell about the projects developed for the event. Speakers' Corner is a project promoted by the City of Lugano and the Lugano Living Lab, in which USI, together with other universities in Southern Switzerland, also participated: an initiative that stems from the desire to promote concrete projects to raise awareness on digital issues by enhancing skills in the area.


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