Augmenting Public Safety Through AI and Machine Learning
August 21st, 2020

In this demo day, we took a close look at the tremendous potential AI offers for making communities safer, by helping to reduce, prevent, and respond to crimes. When it comes to public safety, it is often critical to act quickly. AI technologies can supplement the work

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Overcoming Data Challenges through the Power of Diverse & Collaborative Teams
August 13th, 2020

In this demo day, we talked about the inevitable data challenges/roadblocks that come up in real-world AI projects. The insights shared came from our experiences with more than 20 AI projects, working with partners including the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR), the World Reso

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Analyzing Domestic Violence in Lockdowns: From No Data to Building an ML Classifier for Tweets
July 9th, 2020

By Omdena Collaborator Harshita Chopra   Data mining, topic modeling, document annotations, NLP, and stacking machine learning models: A complete journey. Artificial Intelligence and its possibilities have always fascinated me. Making machines learn through data is not

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| Demo Day Insights | How COVID-19 Pandemic Policies Affected the Vulnerable Populations
June 11th, 2020

By Devika Bhatia & Laura Clark Murray   A team of 28 AI experts and data scientists collaborated to gauge the impact of pandemic policy implemented post-COVID-19 on vulnerable populations to find correlations and encourage data-driven policymaking to lessen th

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Domestic Violence - The Shadow Pandemic of COVID-19
May 27th, 2020

  By Omdena Collaborator Elke Klaassen     The Problem: Effects of policy measures on the vulnerable population   To prevent the spread of Covid-19, many governments have been taking strict measures such as closing borders, imposing nationwide lockdowns, and set

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