Upcoming Events

Friday, April 26, 2019

The role of data science in preventing and rescuing children from human trafficking

Panel Discussion | April 26 | 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. | B100 Blum Hall

 Bob Rogers, Expert Residence in AI, UCSF Center for Digital Health Innovation; Lisa Thee, Vice President, BARK.us; Roger Martin, Co-founder & CEO, Enduragive

 Blum Center for Developing Economies

How can artificial intelligence and machine learning help prevent child exploitation and human trafficking? Researchers and advocates in academia, industry and the nonprofit world are coming together in this panel to discuss technological interventions to combat this issue.

Friday, May 17, 2019

Machine Learning for the Developing World using Mobile Communication Metadata

Seminar | May 17 | 3:10-5 p.m. | 107 South Hall

 Muhammad Raza Khan

 Information, School of

A report on Ph.D. dissertation research

Researchers working on the problems associated with the developed world generally have access to rich and diverse datasets like social media activity, sensors data, etc. However, the same is not correct about the developing world where access to comprehensive datasets is one of the most significant issues in the research. Social networks and...   More >