Alix Rübsaam

Alix Rübsaam

Director of Curated and Research Content @ Singularity University

I am a Ph.D. candidate at the Humanities faculty of the University of Amsterdam. I have a BA in English Literature and a research MA in Cultural Analysis. I am currently associated with the Amsterdam School for Cultural Analysis where I’m pursuing my research into Posthumanism and Technology.

My other interests include (science fiction) literature, theatre, and emergent technologies. I am particularly interested in the many ways in which human agency and cognition are outsourced onto technological platforms.

Keynote: Understanding Algorithmic Bias from a Humanities Perspective

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Over the last couple of years we have witnessed an increase in the disconnect between where technology is heading and where we want our culture to be, and this has been particularly true for AI. While we have begun to understand that AI is biased, that many of the processes we utilize to build AI […]