Data Science Ireland April Recap: Bias in Training Data, Investigative Intelligence and Robots!

On a wet Wednesday evening in Dublin, we enjoyed another batch of thought-provoking presentations from Ireland’s leading experts for another fantastic Data Science Ireland meetup at the Dublin Chamber of Commerce.

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This Amazing New Interview Robot Combats Unconscious Bias

Making assumptions about peoples competence based on gender, ethnicity, voice, education or appearance. This is unconscious bias and for a company, it can be the difference between making a good hire and making a bad one.

But how can we prevent unconscious bias within the hiring process if we are not even aware of it?¬†While there is unconscious bias training, it is quite a complex process and there are still questions to the validity of this kind of ‘sensitivity training’. Continue reading