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AI LA Beach Party THIS FRIDAY (plus Health and Equity, GenAI, and AI Policy Happy Hours)

Cerebral Beach Launch Party, LA GenAI Meetup, AI Policy Happy Hour, Health and Equity Mixer, and our new Responsible AI Reading Group.

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Here's the latest in the AI LA Community:

AI LA Cerebral Beach Launch Party

We are thrilled to introduce Cerebral Beach, AI LA’s newest initiative, which aims to connect the tech communities of greater LA and Southern California through active lifestyle events.

📽️ credit: Matthew Wenhardt

Join us in Playa Del Rey for our inaugural event—a free beach party and volleyball tournament. Bring your friends, meet new people, and enjoy a day filled with fun and conversations. Whether you’re looking to make new professional connections or just unwind, this event will be an excellent way to enjoy a day at the beach while immersing yourself in our vibrant LA tech scene. We look forward to seeing you there for a memorable day of community and connection. PLEASE USE RIDESHARE! THERE IS LIMITED STREET PARKING.

Health & Equity Mixer – 7/17 (Sawtelle)

NEW: Kick off our exciting countdown to the Life Summit with the first in a series of mixers hosted by the Health Equity Committee! This inaugural event is your opportunity to meet and network with the key players at the forefront of our health equity initiatives.

​Join us to collaborate, learn, and share insights as we prepare for the impactful discussions and activities at the Life Summit on October 19th.

​Enjoy an evening of engaging activities and meaningful dialogue that aims to enhance our commitment to equitable health access and outcomes. This event is not just a mixer, but a stepping stone towards a larger conversation at our upcoming summit.

Join the LA Responsible AI Reading Group!

Are you passionate about artificial intelligence and its impact on society?

Come and explore the rapidly evolving field of Responsible AI with other fellow AI LA community members in the Los Angeles area. The reading group aims to keep members informed of the latest research papers, in-depth articles, and significant news items surrounding the ethical development and deployment of AI technologies.

LA Responsible AI Reading Group Virtual Meeting on June 27th, 2024

What We Do:
The group offers a forum for regular thought-provoking discussions, both IRL and virtually, along with real-time dialogue on Discord. We provide regular email updates to keep all members informed and engaged. Members collectively explore AI ethics to foster an understanding supporting responsible AI technology practices.

Who Should Join:
The reading group is open to anyone interested in the ethical aspects of AI, including academics, industry professionals, students, and anyone curious about the technology’s broader implications.

Get Involved:
Those interested in joining or contributing to the formation of the group’s agenda are encouraged to fill out our sign up form and join our Discord server. This is a great opportunity to join a collective effort to navigate the complexities of Responsible AI together.

LA GenAI Meetup – 7/8 (Pasadena)

Returning in July: Join us for a casual evening AI meetup in the heart of Pasadena! This friendly get-together is the perfect opportunity for GenAI enthusiasts, hobbyists, experts, and newcomers alike to connect, share insights, and learn from each other in an informal setting.

AI Policy Happy Hour – 6/13 (DTLA)

Also returning in July: Join us for an AI Policy happy hour in the vibrant heart of downtown LA! This unique event brings together curious minds in artificial intelligence, policy-making, and tech innovation to exchange ideas and insights.