News > Google to reorganize AI teams in wake of researcher’s departure

Google to reorganize AI teams in wake of researcher’s departure

LiveMint | 18/02/2021 08:45 PM | Click to read full article

The responsible AI teams will roll up to Marian Croak, a Black Google executive who currently serves as a vice president of engineering focused on site-reliability matters.

Her dismissal upset the Ethical AI research team she co-led, with members of her group taking to Twitter to publicly support her and criticize Google. Five weeks ago, Google also sidelined the other leader of its AI ethics research team, Margaret Mitchell, locking her out of its corporate network.