Our conversation with Winter Wei, Design Lead at Kira Systems.
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Finding a needle in a haystack
Interpretability vs. explainability
When designing for machine learning products and features like this, understanding mental models is crucial. Users need to feel like they understand how the machine came up with the result.
For Winter Wei, Design Lead at Kira Systems, this means it’s her responsibility to help users interpret what they are seeing.
In this podcast episode, we speak to Winter about how she designs trust into the machine learning features at Kira Systems. She dives into the importance of designing in a way that users can interpret and explain the results they are seeing.
The Ask AI interview with Winter Wei, Design Lead, Kira Systems
Listeners should also check out the Ask AI interview with Ben Alarie, the CEO of Blue J Legal, another Canadian company using artificial intelligence technology to disrupt the professional services industry.
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What You’ll Hear
How she applied her background in science and statistics to now designing products.
The “needle in a haystack” challenge Kira Systems is trying to solve in the legal industry with artificial intelligence.
Why trust is so important in machine learning products and how to incorporate it into the user-design process.
How designing for interpretability and explainability can solve the back box problem in AI.
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