5 May 2022

AI Right? Supporting Humanitarian issues through Data & Tech

AI Right? Episode 7 – Supporting Humanitarian issues through Data & Tech

Our latest episode of AI Right? is out now. Megan, Andy & Kris welcome Irina Preda & Gianluca Palombo from CodeYourFuture on to the show to discuss:

  • - What is CodeYourFuture and who do they support
  • - How CYF is gearing up to support Ukrainian refugees
  • - Will CYF be able to replicate their Software Development course in Data
  • - Where Tech can go wrong when trying to support Humanitarian issues
  • - Examples of Data & Tech doing social good
  • - How to become a CYF Volunteer

 

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Host Bios 

 

Kris McFadyen

Kris is an Associate Director at data science and technology recruitment company MBN Solutions. He has worked closely with the UK and Europe’s data markets and leaders for the past six years. He brings in-depth knowledge of the data market’s talent challenges and opportunities to AI Right? 

Megan Stamper

Megan is a principal data scientist in the media industry and leads a team focusing on conversational artificial intelligence and recommendation mechanics. She has a PhD in Oceanographic Fluid Mechanics and has previously worked for The Financial Times. 

Andy McMahon

Andy is the winner of Data Scientist of the Year at the International Data Science Awards 2019 and has worked as a lead data scientist at Streamba and Aggreko. He has a PhD in condensed matter physics and is currently focused on innovations in machine learning.

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