ForHumanity Fellow – Ethics
Marianna Ganapini is a philosopher, an Assistant Professor at Union College and a Visiting Scholar at the Center for Bioethics at the New York University. She is Faculty Director for the Montreal AI Ethics Institute and she is a Fellow at ForHumanity a non-profit association dedicated to the development of Independent Audits for Artificial Intelligence. She is also technical coordinator and researcher in a joint agreement between Union College and the IBM T. J. Watson Research Center. For this join agreement, Marianna is doing research as part of the research project “Thinking Fast and Slow in AI” led by Francesca Rossi. Marianna is the author of several publications in philosophy and she is the receiver of numerous prestigious grants and awards. She was recently awarded the Alan Turing’s funding call award for ‘Online courses in Responsible AI’ and the Notre Dame-IBM Technology Ethics Lab Call for Proposals Award. She is the co- founder of the instructional design start-up called Logicanow. Marianna has a PhD in philosophy from the Johns Hopkins University.