Notes from the judge’s book about the Chivas Venture 2018, a pitch competition for social enterprise startups and an review of advice for future contestants
June 4, 2018: How do we build a world where our algorithms are attentive to social consequences? And, perhaps even more important, how do we reach a world where data and technology solve for social inequality?
May 1, 2018: The data collected, released, and produced by the government has the potential to be leveraged for social good, but concerns about privacy and citizens’ rights are paramount.
April 19, 2018: Opening government data has the potential to build trust between citizens and the state while pushing for better public outcomes.
March 15, 2018: With blockchain technology in its formative stage, developers and practitioners have an opportunity to set ground rules that will protect people and ensure an ethical approach to applications for social good.