In this episode of Data Conversations, Andrew Means talks to Jake Porway, Founder and Executive Director of DataKind, about his work to harness the power of data science in service of humanity.
In describing the DataKind mission and the work of its “big-brained and big-hearted nerds,” Jake talks about the predictive and prescriptive power of data, how he first became involved in data for good, his hopes for data science in the social sector, and more!
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