Let's use data to change the world. Here's how.

Sorting the puzzle

The Puzzle:
NGOs and other mission-driven organizations are faced with an onslaught of decisions on how to best collect, analyze and visualize the data that will help them make the world a better place. 

The Solution:
We create teams of pro bono data scientists who work together with these organizations to understand the need, find a solution, and collaborate to tackle the problem with data science.

The Big Picture:
Organizations get a solution they can use along with an education in data science, our volunteers get real world experience and the warm fuzzies, and we all get to live in a better world.

Blog Post / 07.30.14

KDD Selects DataKind Volunteers for "Best Social Good Paper"

KDD is a premier interdisciplinary conference that brings together researchers and practitioners from data science, data mining, knowledge discovery, large-scale data analytics, and big data. We were thrilled to hear that KDD selected GiveDirectly and their DataKind volunteers as the "Best Paper for Social Good" for 2014.  Major high fives!

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