Time: January 21, 2017 from 11am to 1pm
Location: Tacoma Public Library
Street: 1102 Tacoma Ave S,
City/Town: Tacoma, WA 98402
Website or Map: http://[email protected]
Event Type: conversation
Organized By: Roger Stanev and Chris French
Latest Activity: Dec 18, 2016
How can Data Scientists & IT Professionals use their expertise to help answer the current human questions which social and policy-based organizations are currently struggling to address?
What problems will minority and other vulnerable communities face in the coming years? What resources, tools and activities are currently being employed to address these questions? What can data science do, if anything, to help address these questions? Do data scientists or computer professionals have an obligation to assist in promoting social justice? What can we, as data scientists, do to help add and expand the digital tool-belt for these non-profit organizations?
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