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

Kathy Baxter
Architect, Ethical AI Practice, Salesforce


Kathy Baxter is architect for ethical AI practice at Salesforce, where she develops research-informed best practices to educate employees, customers, and the industry on the development of ethical AI. She partners and collaborates with external AI and ethics experts to continuously evolve policies, practices, and products—working to create a more fair, justice, and equitable society. You can read about her research on the Salesforce UX Medium channel. Kathy has 20 years of experience in the tech industry, at companies including Google, eBay, and Oracle. She holds an MS in engineering psychology and a BS in applied psychology from the Georgia Institute of Technology. The second edition of her book, Understanding Your Users, was published in May 2015.


2:00pm2:15pm Tuesday, March 26, 2019
Location: 2024
Kathy Baxter (Salesforce)
Average rating: *****
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Kathy Baxter explains how to use AI to address bias in your organizations rather than perpetuate it. Read more.
2:30pm3:00pm Tuesday, March 26, 2019
Location: 2024
Yiannis Kanellopoulos (Code4Thought), Rumman Chowdhury (Accenture), Kathy Baxter (Salesforce), Carole Piovesan (INQ Data Law), Stuart Buck (Arnold Ventures)
Average rating: ****.
(4.50, 4 ratings)
We've looked at some possible solutions. But a more complete perspective includes what's right and where we're making mistakes—from the reproducibility of social sciences to the regulations of governments. We wrap up our look at possible solutions with a group discussion. Read more.