Updates | 05.31.17

5.31: june @ data & society: three talks, ten fellows

special edition – june talks at data & society

We invite you to attend a grand finale of June talks by our graduating fellows, whether here in New York City or via livestream:

Databite No. 100– Wednesday, June 7, 4 pm (RSVP here)

* Dan Grushkin: The DNA Revolution: Merging Data with Biology
* Alice Marwick: Media Manipulation & Disinformation Online
* Rebecca Wexler: Trade Secrets & Black-boxing Criminal Justice

Databite No. 101 – Wednesday, June 14, 4 pm (RSVP here)

* Suchana Seth: Machine Learning: What’s Fair and Who Decides?
* Ravi Shroff: Stats and the City: A Data-driven Approach to Criminal Justice and Child Welfare
* Anne Washington: Data Science Reasoning

Databite No. 102 – Wednesday, June 21, 4 pm (RSVP here)

* Mark Ackerman: Contested Truths in Online Communities
* Tega Brain: The Entropy of A System
* Ingrid Burrington: Apocalypse, Still Buffering
* Zara Rahman: Inform/Transform: Translating Critical Tech Perspectives

Expect provocations and insights from these three evenings of 10-minute presentations. Each event will close with a hearty toast to the fellows, followed by a 5-7pm reception.

We welcome the entire Data & Society community–academics, coders, artists, scientists, journalists, activists, statisticians, lawyers, community organizers, philanthropists, tech industry actors, and beyond–to join us as we gear up to cross the #100 marker in our signature talk series.

Final reminder: D&S job opening closes this Friday

Director of Finance & Administration applications close this Friday, June 2!


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