Predictive vs. Causal Analysis - Unique Data Science Needs in the Social Sector

Data for Good - Toronto
Data for Good - Toronto
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This will be a talk about the need for Data Science in the social sector given by Heather Krause. She is the Founder and Principal Data Scientist at Datassist.

Heather will share her experience working as a data scientist in the non-profit world about what she has learned about the specific statistical needs of many social sector organizations and how it significantly differs from Business Intelligence.



6:30 to 7:00 – Welcome & Networking

7:00 to 7:15 – Some updates from data for good

7:15 to 8:15 – Heather Krause's presentation + Q&A

8:30 PM _ Finish


Please note that we have a change of place.

We are grateful to for accommodating us for this event. They are located at the South East corner of Richmond and Spadina.