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Working Groups

Working Groups


MD4SG working groups bring together academic researchers from various disciplines to tackle problems in real-world application domains through online working groups. These groups work towards research, implementation, and advocacy projects throughout the year. A list of general resources and preliminary work can be found here .


If you are interested in being involved or pitching problems to these working groups in any of the domains below, please contact Bryan Wilder at wg@md4sg.com.

 
dev

Developing Nations




fairness

Bias, Discrimination, and Fairness




fairness

Bias, Discrimination, and Fairness

We work to better understand issues of bias, discrimination, and fairness that arise when technological systems are deployed in social and economic environments.


data

Data Economies




inequality

Global Perspectives on Inequality




inequality

Global Perspectives on Inequality

We study how computational methods can either address or exacerbate inequality, both globally and for vulnerable populations in the United States.


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