Please join us for the PAIR Symposium 2020!

The PAIR Symposium 2020, hosted by Google’s People + AI Research (PAIR) team, will be taking place virtually on November 18th.

Main event

The focus of this year’s symposium is boundary objects in participatory machine learning.

We’ll be featuring perspectives from artists, researchers, policy makers, data scientists, designers, engineers and more on what boundary objects for machine learning can be, and what it looks like to put them into practice.

The event will be a three-part series of talks, panels, and discussions, with sessions hosted from London, Boston, and Seattle, respectively, over the course of the day. (Please check the schedule for more details.) You are welcome to join any or all of the three sessions. 

Breakout discussions

Each leg of the main event will be followed by breakout discussions. Registration for the breakout session is closed. 

Join the conversation on Twitter by using one of the hashtags! #ParticipatoryML, #BoundaryObjects, #PAIRSymposium


This event is over. You can watch event recordings here.

When and where

Wed Nov 18, 2020

Questions? Email

Organized by: PAIR and Google University Relations

London Session 

Charlotte Lee

Charlotte Lee (speaker)

Annelien Bredenoord

Annelien Bredenoord (speaker)

Catherine D’Ignazio

Catherine D’Ignazio (speaker)

Nithya Sambasivan

Nithya Sambasivan (speaker)

Boston Session 

Ed Chi

Ed Chi (speaker)

Sendhil Mullainathan

Sendhil Mullainathan (speaker)

Meg Mitchell

Meg Mitchell (speaker)

Seattle Session 

Donald Martin

Donald Martin (speaker)

Anna Ridler

Anna Ridler (speaker)


Mindy DelliCarpini (speaker)

Hanna Wallach

Hanna Wallach (speaker)

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