【Submission by September 30】Call for Participation in Google Funded Project: “Democratizing AI and Building Trust in the Technology”

APRU International Secretariat is calling for scholar participation to a research and publication project, “Democratizing AI and Building Trust in the Technology”, supported by Google.
Those who are interested are encouraged to contact them directly.

Dates & Outline

Approximately 12 scholars are to be recruited to take part in;
a)    two face-to-face meetings planned to take place in Tokyo and Hong Kong and
b)    one virtual meeting over a 12-month period to present their working papers with the intention of publishing these with a partner to be confirmed.  

The first face-to-face meeting will be held in Tokyo at Keio University Mita Campus on December 1, 2017.


“Democratizing AI and Building Trust in the Technology

Application Guidelines

To apply, fill out the application form and email it to
at the APRU Secretariat

-Application Form

*When submitting, please let us know about your participation by sending a cc. to kokusai-kgrp.tohoku.ac.jp


September 30, 2017


– Announcement


This project is funded by Google and organized and supported by the APRU Secretariat.
Each researcher will be provided a sum of US $8000 to cover the cost of participation to this project.


The APRU Secretariat: christina.schoenleber@apru.org
Int’l Exchange Division, Tohoku University:
kokusai-kgrp.tohoku.ac.jp / 022-217-5578