The platform 'Citizens, Society and Artificial Intelligence (CiSAI)' unites social and behavioural science researchers who analyse the effects of AI on societal dynamics and on the lives of individual citizens. CiSAI is closely connected to university and faculty initiatives around data science and to teaching initiatives.
The Research Priority Area Human(e) AI at the University of Amsterdam synthesises ongoing work and stimulates new research at the UvA on the societal consequences of the rapid development of artificial intelligence (AI) and automated decision-making (ADM) in a wide variety of societal areas.
‘Global Digital Cultures’ (GDC) constitutes a vibrant, interdisciplinary research community for comparing and analyzing the profound changes brought about by digitization around the globe.
Information, Communication & the Data Society (ICDS) is an interdisciplinary research initiative on the way AI and algorithms affect the role, impact and regulation of information and communication in the Data Society.
Communication in the Digital Society consolidates, accelerates and expands Communication Science research and teaching on the most urgent issues of today’s society regarding the impact of digitalization for the way we learn, work, enjoy and connect with others. It includes the launch of a Minor that helps students make sense of communication in this complex, data-rich digital world.
The ICAI Labs foster research collaboration between industrial, governmental or not-for-profit partner(s) and knowledge institute(s).