Presented By
O’Reilly + Cloudera
Make Data Work
March 25-28, 2019
San Francisco, CA

A human-centered approach to AI and machine learning

Cathryn Posey (Capital One)
4:40pm5:00pm Thursday, March 28, 2019
Future of the Firm
Location: 2014
Average rating: ****.
(4.33, 3 ratings)

What you'll learn

  • Learn how Capital One approaches machine learning

Description

Cathryn Posey explains how Capital One—the only bank fully committed to a cloud-based infrastructure—is approaching machine learning with a responsible, human-centered focus. Join in to hear about Capital One’s research in areas like explainable AI, how the bank is leveraging the technology, and ways in which it can be used for good.

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Cathryn Posey

Capital One

Cat Posey is a senior tech director on the leadership team in the Center for Machine Learning at Capital One, which focuses on research and strategic innovation initiatives in AI and ML, including the development of tools, technologies, frameworks, and partnerships with industry and academia. Cat is passionate about finding ways to shift the current dynamics within tech culture so the community can truly be a microcosm of the world and a place where all of its members can thrive. She’s also focused on developing and implementing AI and ML systems responsibly and in ways that put humanity at the forefront. Cat founded the Tech By Superwomen movement to shift the conversation to what works and what matters when it comes to creating a more inclusive tech industry. Previously, she was the head of strategic partnerships and alliances for the United States Digital Service, a tech startup founded by President Obama to change the technology infrastructure in order to better serve citizens. Cat is a recognized authority on issues impacting women in technology and an international speaker who has been featured in various national media publications.