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Make Data Work
Sept 29–Oct 1, 2015 • New York, NY
Vladimir Dubovskiy

Vladimir Dubovskiy
Lead Data Scientist, DonorsChoose.org

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Vlad is a Chief Data Scientist at DonorsChoose.org. Aside from working with “datasets that change mindsets”, Vlad likes good design, nature and backpacking. Before he was a co-founder at The Unreasonable Institute and Startup Festival, India. He’s currently learning construction by building a DIY tiny house on wheels.

Sessions

1:15pm–1:55pm Wednesday, 09/30/2015
Law, Ethics, & Open Data
Location: 3D 04/09 Level: Intermediate
Jake Porway (DataKind), Cathy O'Neil (Weapons of Math Destruction), Vladimir Dubovskiy (DonorsChoose.org), Kamalesh Rao (DataKind)
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No matter how good the intentions, ethical questions are inherent in the work of using data for social good. How are organizations navigating ethical pitfalls in order to make an impact? The key is protecting the humanity behind the numbers. In this series of talks, we'll learn how organizations are dealing with ethical considerations inherent in projects that aim to use data for good. Read more.