Jake Porway is a data scientist and machine learning enthusiast. He is the founder of DataKind, where he works to connect data scientists to high impact organizations, leading to social good.
Watch Jake Porway's conversation with RWJF's Brian Quinn.
Why RWJF Cares
Big data’s relevance to our work grows daily—and so does the amount of data out there. Jake Porway understands the potential of big data and how to use it in the service of humanity.”
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