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December 5-6, 2016: Training
December 6–8, 2016: Tutorials & Conference

Schedule: Law, ethics, open data sessions

12:05pm–12:45pm Thursday, December 8, 2016
Location: 334/335 Level: Non-technical
Raymond Chan (DataKind SG)
Raymond Chan dives into the trials and tribulations of DataKind SG, a data science consulting social good organization operating in the digitally underserved but rapidly developing frontier of Southeast Asia. Read more.
5:05pm–5:45pm Thursday, December 8, 2016
Location: 310/311 Level: Beginner
Joerg Blumtritt (Datarella), Heather Dewey-Hagborg (School of the Art Institute of Chicago)
Average rating: ****.
(4.75, 4 ratings)
Data ethics covers more than just privacy. In a connected world where most people rely on data-driven services, opting out and locking data away is hardly an option. More important than keeping data private is ensuring fairness and preventing abuse. Joerg Blumtritt and Heather Dewey-Hagborg show how to deal with data in an ethical way that has sound economic value. Read more.