Colloquium Jacques Morgenstern
Ashish Goel – Decision making at scale: Algorithms, Mechanisms, and Platforms
Ashish Goel, Stanford University
Ashish Goel is a Professor of Management Science and Engineering and (by courtesy) Computer Science at Stanford University, and a member of Stanford’s Institute for Computational and Mathematical Engineering.
- Date : 16/06/2016
- Place : Amphithéâtre, Kahn Building, Inria, Sophia Antipolis
- Guest(s) : Ashish Goel (Stanford University)
- Organiser(s) : Colloquium Board
YouTube competes with Hollywood as an entertainment channel, and also supplements Hollywood by acting as a distribution mechanism. Twitter has a similar relationship to news media, and Coursera to Universities. But there are no online alternatives for making democratic decisions at large scale as a society. In this talk, we will describe two algorithmic approaches towards large scale decision making that we are exploring.