AEQUITAS is a three-year project that will develop a framework to address and tackle the multiple manifestations of bias and unfairness of AI by proposing a controlled experimentation environment for AI developers.
AEQUITAS is part of the Fairness Cluster Human 01 24, which is associated with the AIoD Platform, managed and developed by AI4Europe.
Ease the assessment, design, and development of fair AI systems
Support the AI producers and AI consumers prosumers on the development/use of fair AI Assets on the AI-on-Demand platform that becomes a one stop shop for fair-by-design AI systems
Enrich the state of the art with novel algorithms and techniques for bias detection and mitigation
Generate synthetically biased datasets
Effectiveness and usability assessment of real-world use cases
Boost ethical compliant innovation
Promote trustworthy AI for the public sector and services
Involve society in the development of ethical, equitable, and fair AI systems relevant to different groups of stakeholders
Raise awareness of AI bias on companies, public bodies, scientific communities, local associations, and the public in general, and provide a knowledge-toolkit toward the development of socially equitable and responsible AI
Involve underrepresented groups’ perspectives and non-expert points of view in the design, development, and training of AI systems