SXSW News

Saturday, Feb 27, 2016

Session Preview: Face Recognition and Online Identity

Written by Megan Collyer

New Yorker Olga Raskin has been researching and testing biometric technologies for more than seven years, and has provided subject matter expertise on face recognition to many major news outlets, including CNN. At SXSW Interactive, she will present a solo session titled, Face Recognition and Online Identity,” aimed at providing...

Saturday, Feb 27, 2016

Session Preview: Using Social Media to Predict Gun Violence

Written by Megan Collyer

Jessyca Dudley is the Program Officer for the Joyce Foundation’s Gun Violence Prevention Program. Through Joyce’s grant making, she supports evidence-based policies and practices to reduce gun deaths and injuries in the United States—with a focus on public health research. As a researcher and public health practitioner, she has held...

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