What is data bias, and why should journalists pay attention to it?
Professor Safiya Noble, associate professor at UCLA, and author of the book Algorithms of Oppression, will explain data bias and what can be done to fix it.
Professor Noble is the Co-Founder and Co-Director of the UCLA Center for Critical Internet Inquiry (C2i2). She also holds appointments in African American Studies and Gender Studies. She is a Research Associate at the Oxford Internet Institute at the University of Oxford and has been appointed as a Commissioner on the Oxford Commission on AI & Good Governance (OxCAIGG). She is a board member of the Cyber Civil Rights Initiative, serving those vulnerable to online harassment.
Part of our Global Journalism Seminar Series.
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