NWO ENW 2022 Diversity & Inclusion Initiative Award: DEI4EAI

DEI4EAI(Diversity, Equity and Inclusion for Embodied AI) is a research collective that focuses on the development, evaluation and policy of embodied AI and that fosters a diverse and inclusive culture. The collective uses a transdisciplinary approach, transcending the disciplines and cooperating with all the relevant stakeholders to define a desirable future. The jury is impressed by the high degree of diversity of the collective and the original approach to the problems of unintentional prejudice in AI applications. The jury commends the ways in which the collective is reaching a wide audience and the fact that the initiative is oriented not only to research but also to education.