Timothy Quinn helps run Hatebase, a Toronto-based organization that uses natural language processing and predictive analysis to help companies rid their ecosystems of hate speech, while also helping government agencies, law enforcement and NGOs perform threat assessments in conflict areas.
They manage the world's largest structured repository of multilingual hate speech, have been profiled in Wired and New Scientist (among others), and are supporting research on hate speech at several leading universities, including Harvard, Stanford, Princeton and Cornell.
In addition to leading Hatebase, Timothy is CTO at Canadian eprocurement platform OMX, Director of Technology at The Sentinel Project, and an eGovernance expert with the Canadian Executive Service Organization. He's taught at New York University and the City University of New York, and has presented at several conferences.
Talks I've Given
Hate Speech as a Service
Featuring Timothy Quinn
Moderating discriminatory user content is a significant challenge for many online communities, especially in today's climate of polarized ideologies and increased xenophobia. Timothy Quinn, technology lead at Hatebase, will discuss some of the ways Hatebase has devised to identify and analyze...ai data diversity data-analytics big-data content-moderation hate-speech nlp