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Examining biases in vision-language chatbots

Published on:

8 February 2024

Primary Category:

Computers and Society

Paper Authors:

Kathleen C. Fraser,

Svetlana Kiritchenko


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New dataset of AI-generated 'parallel' images varying only in gender and race

Images cover everyday scenarios like occupations and activities

Queried vision-language chatbots exhibit gender and racial bias

Bias manifests in occupation stereotypes and crime associations

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Examining biases in vision-language chatbots

The paper presents a new dataset of AI-generated images that are identical except for the gender and race of the person depicted. By querying vision-language chatbots with these images, the authors uncover differences in how the chatbots describe people based on perceived gender and race.

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