VOICES for Social Justice Episode 5: How Do Algorithms Impact Behavior Over Time? Plus, Data Privacy, Social Media Addiction, and the Election

October 21, 2020
Communications Officer

In the latest episode of the VOICES for Social Justice podcast, we’re joined by two experts to discuss how bias and fairness in algorithms slowly impact human behavior over time. From how our social media feeds can become dangerous echo-chambers to what ads we see as we scroll through Instagram, we address how this can affect our buying habits, mental health, political views, and more. Our experts also give advice on how to protect you and your family’s data. The episode is available on Apple PodcastsSpotifyDeezerStitcher, and YouTube.

Host: Lien Diaz (Constellations Director of Educational Innovation and Leadership)

Guests: Swati Gupta (Assistant Professor at Georgia Tech’s H. Milton Stewart School of Industrial Systems and Engineering) and Wenke Lee (Director of the Institute for Information Security & Privacy at Georgia Tech)

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