I’m running the Social Impact program at KDD in london this year with Mohak Shah. Come by our booth to learn how to get involved!
Just released Aequitas, our open source bias audit toolkit for machine learning developers, analysts, and policymakers to audit machine learning models for discrimination and bias, and make informed and equitable decisions around developing and deploying predictive risk-assessment tools.
More details are at https://dssg.uchicago.edu/data-science-for-social-good-conference-2017/
“Applied Data Analytics for Public Policy”, a training program by UChicago, NYU, U of Maryland for government agencies, foundations, and non-profits just launched.
More details are at http://www.applieddataanalytics.org