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Title: Experimentation with fairness-aware recommendation using librec-auto: hands-on tutorial
The field of machine learning fairness has developed metrics, methodologies, and data sets for experimenting with classification algorithms. However, equivalent research is lacking in the area of personalized recommender systems. This 180-minute hands-on tutorial will introduce participants to concepts in fairness-aware recommendation, and metrics and methodologies in evaluating recommendation fairness. Participants will also gain hands-on experience with conducting fairness-aware recommendation experiments with the LibRec recommendation system using the librec-auto scripting platform, and learn the steps required to configure their own experiments, incorporate their own data sets, and design their own algorithms and metrics.  more » « less
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Proceedings of the 2020 Conference on Fairness, Accountability, and Transparency
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National Science Foundation
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