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USC ISI - 38 minutes ago
What is Alexey Tregubov, a Computer Scientist in the Networking and Cybersecurity Divison at ISI currently working on?

Tune into our “Learn About Our Researchers” series to learn about Tregubov’s background and aspirations!

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USC ISI - September 29
AI4Health seminar next Monday!

Thomas A. Buchanan, M.D., is Professor of Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, and Physiology and Biophysics. This talk will describe the services at the Southern California Clinical and Translational Science Institute:
USC ISI - September 28
Dr. Wael AbdAlmageed was mentioned on @Nature! @wamageed is a Research Director at ISI.

The article talks about the increased presence and impact of generative #AI, which creates deepfake images and videos.

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USC ISI - September 27
#AI seminar this Friday!?
Jundong Li is an Assistant Professor at the University of Virginia. He will be presenting his recent work on empowering GML for trustworthy decision making focusing on: fairness, explanation, and causality.

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