Data Analist Strategy & Special Projects at ING
R.G. Kocer has PhD in (Mathematical) Social Sciences; before joining ING in 2019, he has been in academia (Universities of Amsterdam, Geneva, Twente) working on various domains of quantitative sociology and political economy while participating in research projects in medical science. At ING he works at the Strategy & Special Projects Team focusing on ING’s Model Ethics Framework.
We are introducing the ongoing track at ING of operationalizing the application of fairness in ML within various business domains that a bank deals with. This track itself is positioned within the ‘ethics guidelines’ that are also in the process of being created within ING. The current challenges identified are: • Choosing the right fairness […]
The basic challenge regarding debiasing ML models is that in order to prevent models from generating bias on the basis of some sensitive characteristics it is necessary to have information about these characteristics. Usually this information is not available and this has been the reason for using fairness through unawareness as a remedy which usually […]