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Explaining Machine Learning Models Using Contextual Importance and Contextual Utility

Introduction What Kinds of explanation does CIU generate? How does CIU work? A toy example: predicting breast Permutation feature …

The Happiest, Saddest, Most Energetic and Most Popular Persian Singers on Spotify

Introduction I am a music lover and like my other hobbies I am really interested in applying data science methods to it. A few months …

Analyzing the 2020 Democratic Presidential Debates - Part 2

1. Introduction It wasn’t possible for many of us to watch every 2020 Democratic Primary debate. It was important for some of us to …

Analyzing the 2020 Democratic Party Presidential Debates - Part 1

I am not a US citizen, nor have I been to the United States, but that does not mean that I should not care about the result of the US …

Going Back to the Roots! How Much Influence Did Arabic Have on Persian Literature?

Since the conquest of Persia (now Iran) by the Muslim forces in the 7th century, Arabic culture and language have had a huge influence …

The Map of Spotify Songs

In the 4th week of the Tidy Tuesday project, a very interesting and fun dataset was proposed to the data science community. The dataset …

EuADS Summer School 2019, Explanations in Philosophy and Psychology Talk by Christos Bechlivanidis

In my last post, I shared my notes from two talks at Explainable Data Science summer school in Luxembourg. Although every talk in the …

Explainable Data Science Summer School

Last September, I had the opportunity to participate in the EXPLAINABLE DATA SCIENCE summer school in Kirchberg, Luxembourg. the summer …