Question 12/27 v4 lecture 5

What is representation bias?


When the performance of the model vary widely across some important feature of the data it will be run on. Often, the source of this bias is not having a diverse enough dataset used for training.

Relevant part of lecture

supplementary material

Gender Shades - a great website popularizing the work of Joy Buolamwini & Timnit Gebru analyzing the performance of algorithms across geneder and skin tone.