Diana Pfeil is a staff data scientist at Honey, now part of PayPal, where she spends her time leveling up machine learning approaches and project outcomes across the company. She is based in Boulder, CO where she is heavily involved in the data science community as a meetup and event organizer. Previously, she was a CTO at an early stage travel tech startup, has taught business analytics at CU Denver’s business school, was a software engineer in the machine learning group at Amazon, and holds a PhD in operations research from MIT.
May 27, 2021 12:10 PM PT
In this Data Brew Podcast Diana Pfeil discusses data ethics. Have you ever wondered how your purchasing behavior may reveal protected attributes? Or how data scientists and business play a role in combating bias? We discuss recommendations to reduce bias and improve fairness, from SHAP to adversarial debiasing.