New Reports Published for Data Analysers

Informatics Europe & ACM Europe have co-published a report on Automated Decision Making. The report reviews the principal implications of the coming widespread adoption of ML- driven automated decision making with a particular emphasis on its technical, ethical, legal, economic, societal and educational ramifications. It presents a number of recommendations that policy makers might wish to consider.

When Computers Decide: European Recommendations on Machine-Learned Automated Decision Making

 

USACM statement on the importance of preserving personal privacy

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