Senior Data Scientist
BBC News, UK
20 Mar 2019, 9 a.m.
· Roger Ockrent Room (Chateau)
Public scrutiny and understanding of election results is crucial in a transparent democracy. Maryam, a Senior Data Scientist at BBC News, gives a hands-on demonstration on adding context to election results using data science. Share her experiences of the excitement of election night analysis in the newsroom, and learn of the pitfalls when producing analyses for a mass audience.
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