Data Science for the Public Good Distinguished Speaker Series: danah boyd

Event Details

Tuesday, January 21, 2020
4:00pm-6:30pm Eastern Time (ET)

danah boyd headshotData: Its Vulnerabilities and Legitimacy

danah boyd is a partner researcher at Microsoft Research, the founder and president of Data & Society, and a visiting professor at New York University. Weaving together her work on media manipulation, search engine "data voids," and efforts to protect the 2020 U.S. Census, danah helped the audience think about the social and technical challenges that our data-centric world introduces.