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SPEAKER
PROFILE

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Mr. Kadeem Khan

Research Manager, Meta’s Data for Good

Session

Data for Good at Meta: social media and anonymized data as a valuable tool to respond to social problems

Kadeem Khan is a Research Manager at Meta’s Data for Good team. His team’s mission is to empower partners with privacy preserving data that strengthens communities and advances social issues.


Previously, Kadeem worked as a Junior Professional Associate at the World Bank’s Poverty and Equity Practice. Originally from Trinidad and Tobago, Kadeem holds a BSc. in Government and politics and International Development from the University of Maryland College Park and a Masters in City Planning from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. His graduate school research focused on the applications of machine learning for mapping inequality in cities of the Global South. For this project, he was selected as one of the winners of MIT’s Machine Learning Across Disciplines Competition.