NCCD on Predictive Analytics in Fast Company

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NCCD on Predictive Analytics in Fast Company

March 21, 2016 | by Jessica LeberFast Company

Data about us and our actions are being gathered constantly. These data, found in Internet use patterns, consumption patterns, and family histories and analyzed using a methodology called predictive analytics, may shape our lives in more ways than we realize. In child protection, predictive analytics is being employed to inform decisions around child safety. Dr. Jesse Russell discussed with Fast Company the importance of ethical considerations when using predictive analytics. Learn more about NCCD’s work in predictive analytics here.