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Redefining IT due diligence for better value creation

Redefining IT due diligence for better value creation 25/01/2022 3 MIN READ  / AuthorSpyros Nikolaou Head of Sales & Business Development Linkedin Digitalisation is changing the dynamics of merger and acquisition transactions. Investors insist on due diligence when reviewing a company for investment, merger, or acquisition. However, due diligence processes focus on financial, legal, HR, […]

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Fairness, Accountability & Transparency (F.Acc.T) under GDPR

Fairness, Accountability &Transparency (F.Acc.T) under GDPR 09/11/2020 9 MIN READ  / AuthorAndreas Messalas Machine Learning Engineer Medium Why the need for Regulation? Algorithmic decisions are already crucially affecting our lives. The last few year, news like the ones listed below are becoming more and more common: “There’s software used across the country to predict future

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Is Twitter biased against BIPOC? Maybe it’s not what you think it is.

Is Twitter biased against BIPOC? Maybe it’s not what you think it is. 04/11/2020 7 MIN READ  / AuthorAndreas Messalas Machine Learning Engineer Medium The controversy Twitter was in the headlines recently for apparent racial bias in the photo preview of some tweets. More specifically, Twitter’s machine learning algorithm that selects which part of an

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AI | What CEOs, Boards, and Investors Must Keep Top of Mind

AI | What CEOs, Boards, and Investors Must Keep Top of Mind 04/11/2020 2 MIN READ  / AuthorYiannis Kanellopoulos CEO and Founder | code4thought Medium Linkedin Human rights defenders across the world are fighting facial recognition surveillance Researchers Find Racial Bias in Hospital Algorithm Viral Tweet About Apple Card Leads to Goldman Sachs Probe Google

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Using explanations for finding bias in black-box models – The need to shed light on black box models

Using explanations for finding bias in black-box models — The need to shed light on black box models 04/11/2020 6 MIN READ  / AuthorAndreas Messalas Machine Learning Engineer Medium There is no doubt, that machine learning (ML) models are being used for solving several business and even social problems. Every year, ML algorithms are getting

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Ethos 1.0, or the need to build software with intrinsic human values

Ethos 1.0, or the need to build software with intrinsic human values 15/01/2017 2 MIN READ  / AuthorYiannis Kanellopoulos CEO and Founder | code4thought Medium Linkedin The Black Box Society book was a source of inspiration for this article (among others). For the last 14 years I have been conducting research and then practicising consultancy

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The most valuable tip towards writing highly legible code

The most valuable tip towards writing highly legible code 03/05/2018 3 MIN READ  / AuthorMarios Kogias I am enthusiast about software development, agile methodologies and devops mentality! Linkedin Github As programmers/coders we all have to revisit/review/debug our own code as well as others’. Some times the code can be as large as thousands of LoC

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