These studies provide a foundation for discussing ethical issues so we can better integrate data ethics in real life.
DJ Patil is the first-ever U.S. Chief Data Scientist where he led the national strategy for data. Currently he is building Devoted Health, a new health care company with the mission to take care of every member like they were family. He is also a Senior Fellow at the Harvard Kennedy School and an Advisor to Venrock Partners. Previously, DJ served as VP of Product at RelateIQ, which was acquired by Salesforce.com, and Head of Data Products and Chief Security Officer at LinkedIn. DJ can be reached on Twitter @dpatil and on LinkedIn.
DJ Patil at Strata by Flickr
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