3 papers to be presented at Pac-Dev
Date10 Feb 2020
The lab had three papers accepted for presentation at the 13th annual Pacific Conference for Development Economics (PacDev), one of the major annual conferences dedicated to development economics. Citation details are below: Aiken, E., and Blumenstock, J.E. (2020). Targeting Humanitarian... Read More →
Blumenstock gives opening keynote at OECD
Date10 Jan 2020
Pro Blumenstock will be giving the opening keynote “New Data Sources and Statistical Capacity: The Potential (and Limits) of Recent Innovations”, at the OECD. The event is part of a UN-organized conference on New Approaches to Capacity Development for Better... Read More →
Papers to be presented at NeurIPS
Date01 Oct 2019
We’ll be presenting two different papers at NeurIPS Joint Workshop on AI for Social Good and the Workshop on Machine Learning for the Developing World: Rolf, E, Simchowitz, M, Dean, S, Liu, L, Björkegren, D, Hardt, M, and Blumenstock, JE (2019). Balancing Competing... Read More →
Lab welcomes Emily Aiken and Suraj Nair!
Date26 Aug 2019
Emily Aiken and Suraj Nair recently joined the Data-Intensive Development Lab! Read more about them here.
Google Cloud Compute award
Date20 Aug 2019
Many thanks to Google Cloud Platform for providing the lab with a compute award!
Lab receives Amazon ML Research Award
Date03 Jul 2019
We received an Amazon Machine Learning Research Award for our work on Welfare-Sensitive Machine Learning.
Blumenstock awarded Chancellor’s Award for Public Service
Date23 Apr 2019
Lab Director Joshua Blumenstock was selected to receive the Chancellor’s Award for Public Service. This award recognizes faculty members for research that addresses critical issues affecting our local, state, national, or global communities.
Papers accepted at AAAI and WWW
Date20 Feb 2019
PhD student Raza Khan and Lab director Joshua Blumenstock had a paper accepted at AAAI: Khan, MR, and Blumenstock, JE (2019). Multi-CGN: Graph Convolutional Networks for Multi-View Networks, with Applications to Global Poverty, The Thirty-Third AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI 2019), Honolulu, HI... Read More →
Paper published in Science
Date21 Dec 2018
Prof. Blumenstock’s paper, The strength of long-range ties in population-scale social networks, was published in the current issue of Science.
NeurIPS ML4D keynote
Date08 Dec 2018
Prof. Blumenstock will be giving a keynote address at the NeurIPS workshop on Machine Learning for the Developing World (ML4D) in Montreal.
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