• Posts Tagged ‘algorithms’

    Role of Algorithms – the Parliamentary Science & Technology Committee should be concerned

    by  • February 1, 2017 • News, Policy

    Dr Stephanie Mathisen of Sense about ScienceĀ gave evidence to the Parliamentary Science and Technology Committee this morning 1st February 2017 advising transparency for algorithms that make decisions so that decisions and the process that arrived at them can be tested. She also touched on the lack of information to understand the scale and scope...

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    Invitation to participate on role of algorithms in mediating access to information

    by  • January 17, 2017 • Events, Policy

    Invitation to join the UnBias project stakeholder panel ISOC UK participants interested in the increasing role of algorithms in mediating access to information are invited to join the UnBias project stakeholder panel. The UnBias project aims to develop recommendations for the regulation, design and education related to the role of algorithms in mediating...

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