Protecting Machines From Us: Machine Learning Fairness

October 10, 2019

The FinChatBot and IBM team are bringing you an all-important exploration of AI Ethics with Pelonomi Moiloa on Thursday the 10th of October from 6pm – 8:30pm @ IBM in Sandton.


Speaker: Pelonomi Moiloa (Data Scientist @ Nedbank)

Talk Title: “Protecting Machines From Us: Machine Learning Fairness”

Abstract: An introduction to why it’s important to keep the bad parts of ourselves from manifesting in the machines we create and 3 steps to consider when attempting to prevent it from happening.

Speaker Bio: A Mail & Guardian top 200 Young South African 2019 with three engineering degrees, she is currently a Data Scientist at Nedbank working on Machine learning solutions within the Data Services and Data Driven Intelligence team spending her spare time pushing for machine learning fairness, youth coding initiatives and succulents.

90 Grayston Drive, IBM South Africa (Pty) Ltd, Johannesburg, 2031, South Africa